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The Gordon Highlanders

A Concise History

by Trevor Royle

  • 183 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Mainstream Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Regiments,
  • Military History - Modern,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Military,
  • Northern Scotland, Highlands & Islands,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • History / Military / General,
  • Military - General,
  • Army,
  • Gordon Highlanders,
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain,
  • History, Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8961653M
    ISBN 101845962702
    ISBN 109781845962708
    OCLC/WorldCa153558972

    The Gordon Highlanders: A Concise History - Ebook written by Trevor Royle. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Gordon Highlanders: A Concise History.2/5(1). The Gordon Highlanders were formed in due to the need for more men in the battle against Napoleon. Rich with many deeds of heorism and gallantry, the Regiment has a reputation for steadfast action that is second to none; hence the Regimental motto "Bydand", that is, "Byde An Fecht", which means to "stand and fight".

    The Gordon Highlanders Museum, Aberdeen: Hours, Address, The Gordon Highlanders Museum Reviews: //5().   This is a book written by someone who lived it. It is described as a work of fiction but conveys the real experiences of the author who was commisioned as an officer in the Gordon Highlanders. The characters, places and situations transport you back to an exotic and chaotic, world of a proud regiment steeped in history and tradition/5(51).

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Alistair Urquhart was a soldier in the Gordon Highlanders captured by the Japanese in Singapore. He not only survived working on the notorious Bridge on the River Kwai, but he was subsequently taken on one of the Japanese 'hellships' which was torpedoed.

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