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Transvaal Scottish Regiment 1st Battalion

Alba Nam Buadh - Well done Scotland, Scotland home of the virtuous

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Transvaal Scottish Regiment 1st Battalion - (6 members)

The Transvaal Scottish (TS) was formed in Johannesburg on 12 Dec 1902 and is affiliated to the Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). From 1913 to 1932 the TS was also known as the 8th Infantry, Active Citizen Force (ACF) and took part in the invasion of German South-West Africa. In World War 2, 3 battalions saw action in Egypt, but 3 TS were disbanded after Sidi Rezeigh. Both the 1st and 2nd Battalions were involved in the Bush War from 1975.


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Alba Nam Buadh - Well done Scotland, Scotland home of the virtuous

 

 

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YearNumber of members on Roll Of Honour
1981
1
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1
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