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Officers And Soldiers Of 312th Field Battery, 129th (Lowland) Field Regiment, Royal Artillery 1939

1939
Officers And Soldiers Of 312th Field Battery, 129th (Lowland) Field Regiment, Royal Artillery 1939

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William Watt (back row, right).

“William Watt was called up immediately war was declared in 1939 as he was in the Territorial Army. [The battery] were given training in Selkirk before being sent to Burma for the duration of the war. William (Wullie) returned safely in 1946.

“This photo was taken by R Clapperton, Meadow Cottage, Selkirk.” – Margaret Munro (née Watt) [2008]

Donor number: 0197-008

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