Today we celebrate MINDEN 1st AUGUST 1759, on Saturday a parade was held in Berwick attended by Borderers from all over the Country, a great day was had with many stories being told and comradeships rekindled.

For our forefathers in 6 KOSB Minden day 1944 would be a different affair, engaged in heavy intense fighting against fierce German opposition in the Caumont/Estry area of Normandy. The extract below is from the BN war diary:

6 KOSB 1Aug 1944