Borderers, A thank you post on Facebook from Lieutenant General Sir Alistair Irwin KCB CBE National President the Royal British Legion Scotland and Poppyscotland. Click on the link https://www.facebook.com/LegionScotland/videos/845711692276900/ A number of Borderers feature in the video, both in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Borderers, We have been notified that the funeral details for the late Donald Henry Smith KOSB are as follows: Date: Friday 24th November 2017 Time: 9.40 am Location: Southend Crematorium, Sutton Road, Southend on Sea, Essex SS3 9DG "Always a Borderer"
Borderers, It is with deep regret that we inform you of the death of Donald Henry Smith KOSB who sadly died on Saturday 11th November 2017 in Shoeburyness, Essex aged 92. Donald landed in Normandy with the 1st Battalion King’s Own Scottish Borderers 1944 and was subsequently casevaced later in the campaign due to leg wounds sustained [...]