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MINDEN CELEBRATIONS 2019

2019-07-16T10:10:49+01:00July 15th, 2019|Events|

Borderers, MINDEN 2019 We celebrate one of our most auspicious Battle Honours on Saturday 27th of July at The Barracks, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, indeed throughout the weekend. All Borderers, their families and friends are invited to attend. DETAILS OF THE DAY. 0830 hrs. The Barracks Open.  The KOSB Museum and Barracks will open for all Borderers, family and friends. 1030 hrs. Nancy's Dancers.  [...]

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THE MINDEN ROSE

2019-07-15T12:48:42+01:00July 15th, 2019|Events|

The Minden Rose – Myth or Reality? The 1st of August is a historic day. It is the 259th Anniversary of the Battle of Minden in Germany.  On the 1st August in that “Year of Victories” six British Infantry Regiments won “immortal glory” by defeating successive charges from 10,000 French cavalry.  The French Commander, the [...]

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12th of July 1915 – Gallipoli

2019-07-03T16:34:18+01:00July 4th, 2019|Events|

Borderers ONE OF THE DARKEST DAYS IN THE HISTORY OF THE SCOTTISH BORDERS The Gallipoli Peninsular, 12th July 1915. One final attempt was made by the 52nd (Lowland) Division to breakthrough at Helles. The plan for the 12th July was to attack towards Krithia along Achi Baba Nullah. On the 11th July 1/4th and 1/5th [...]

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NOTIFICATIONS 21 of 2019 and DIARY UPDATE

2019-06-30T06:17:01+01:00June 30th, 2019|Events|

Borderers, JOHN McPAKE - FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS The funeral service of John McPake will be held on Tuesday the 2nd of July, 12.00 at Warriston Crematorium Edinburgh EH7 4HW. Padre Stephen Blakey will conduct the service. "ALWAYS A BORDERER" REGIMENTAL EVENTS DIARY 2019 Branches, Clubs or Individuals wishing to have events entered in our diary should [...]

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NOTIFICATIONS 20 of 2019

2019-06-30T06:14:37+01:00June 30th, 2019|Events|

Borderers, MAJOR GRAHAM ALLT - NOTIFICATION It is with great sadness that we have to inform you of the death of Major GRAHAM ALLT who died this morning Friday 28 June aged 89. He joined 1KOSB as a National service soldier and was commissioned into the KOSB in 1951 serving in various Regimental and external [...]

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