"UNFORGETTABLE HISTORY, UNFORGETTABLE BOOKS"

SPECIALISING IN ORIGINAL, RARE AND EXPANDED AUSTRALIAN UNIT HISTORIES

Southern Cross Scots - Australians in the Scottish Horse

$95.00

95 reward points

 Out of Stock 

To be notified when this product is back in stock please click here.

Title: Southern Cross Scots - the Australian and New Zealand participation in the Marquis of Tullibardine's Scottish Horse during the South African War of 1899-1902

Author: Price, John

Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

Publication Date: 1992

ISBN: 095937012

Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket  - 188 pages

Comments: A concise account of Australian and New Zealand participation in the Marquis of Tullibardine's Scottish Horse during the South African War (Boer War) of 1899 - 1902. Now a scarce and long out of print title.

The Scottish Horse were raised for the South African War in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Pietermaritzburg and expanded to two regiments.

The 1st and 2nd Scottish Horse were formed from Australian volunteers plus drafts from Scotland and South Africa. In 1902 both regiments were disbanded at Edinburgh Castle, after repatriating Australians and discharging South Africans.

Later in 1902 The Scottish Horse were reconstituted as two regiments by the Duke of Atholl, both claiming descent from the original Scottish Horse:

    A British Army Regiment
    Volunteer Regiment in Transvaal Army. By June 1906 it was 396 men strong, however it was disbanded in 1907 in favour of the Transvaal's Imperial Light Horse.

Minor shelf wear to covers else in very good condition.

Includes - Nominal Roll, Previous service of Australsian members of the Scottish Horse, Honours & Awards and Casualties


  • Item: RB10038
  • Shipping Weight: 0.6kgs


Do you like this product? Share it with your friends:

This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 30 May, 2010.

Let us notify you when this product is back in stock!

Simply enter your details below and we will send you an e-mail when “Southern Cross Scots - Australians in the Scottish Horse” is back in stock!

We will not send you any other e-mails or add you to our newsletter, you will only be e-mailed about this product!





Your IP Address is: 54.225.3.114
Copyright © 2017 Regimental Books. - Australian Military Books.