Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 1376/12/4
Date of Creation: 1973
Place of Creation: Glasgow, Scotland
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Gen 1376
Content: Photograph taken at the handing over of the Mazingarbe Bell by the 6th Cameron Highlanders Reunion Club to Major General Douglas Wimberley (the last Colonel of the Cameron Highlanders) in Glasgow on 4th April 1973. Front row: George Kerr, Major General Douglas Wimberley, Sir William Robieson, General Sir Philip Christison, James MacDonald; back row: Murray Lyon, Dr T. S. McDonald, Jack Brown, W. A. McNeill, George Craig, R. A. Muir, George Brown, Alec Allison, James Campbell, Hugh MacAdam, John Macaulay, Robert Armour. (Glasgow Herald). [no reference]
Physical Description: 1 photographic print (black and white). 20.3 x 25.7 cm.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Not Assigned
Material Type: Photograph
Accession Number: 2574
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Sir William D. Robieson 1890-1977
Assistant to Professor of History, University of Glasgow, 1913-1914.
subject: Alec Allison fl.1915-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: Robert Armour fl.1915-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: George W. Brown fl.1916-1974
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Still on the role of the reunion club when it disbanded in 1974.
subject: Jack Brown fl.1916-1973
Honorary member of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders reunion club.
subject: James Campbell fl.1915-1973
Lewis gunner of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Awarded the Croix de Guerre for conspicuous gallantry in the Battle of Loos on Sunday 26 September 1915. …
subject: A. F. Philip Christison fl.1914-1973
Captain of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Joined 20/9/1914; Machine Gun officer, wounded 26/9/1915; A/captain 27/9/1915; rejoined 30/9/1916; to England …
subject: George Craig fl.1915-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: Great Britain. Army. 6th Cameron Highlanders
subject: George Kerr fl.1914-1975
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Later secretary of the battalion reunion club.
subject: Ivan Moray Lyon fl.1916-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: John Macaulay fl.1916-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: James A. MacDonald fl.1915-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: Hugh McAdam fl.1916-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: T. S. McDonald fl.1916-1973
Doctor. Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: W. A. McNeill fl.1915-1973
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: Robert A. Muir fl.1915-1974
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Still on the role of the reunion club when it disbanded in 1974.
subject: Sir William D. Robieson 1890-1977
Assistant to Professor of History, University of Glasgow, 1913-1914.
subject: Douglas Neil Wimberley 1896-1983
Major General. Commissioned into the Queen's Cameron Highlanders in 1915. Wounded and won Military Cross in service in World War One. See Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
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