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The Newcastleton detachment, 4th Kings Own Scottish Borderers, 1914


A photograph exhibited in the Liddesdale Heritage Centre, Newcastleton showing the Territorials of the 4th KOSB with the caption "The territorials, under the command of Major Cochrane, on parade in Douglas Square before leaving for active service in the 1914-18 war".

Alongside the photograph, which incidentally includes the photographer's grandfather, is the following list of those pictured (Left to right):

Andrew Jardine, Billy Crozier, David Robson, Frank Cowan, Jock Elliot, Tom Elliot, George Nicholson, Hugh Adamson, Johnnie Hogg, Jim Armstrong, Wattie Elliot, Major Cochrane (officer in front), Sandy Elliot, Jock Holliday, Barton Robson, David Oliver, Willie Thompson, Jimmy Foster, Tom Ewart, Alex Inglis, Thomas Inglis, Wull Little.


Liddesdale Heritage Centre, Newcastleton, Roxburghshire,Scotland. April 2005.

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