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TITLE
4th (Territorial) Battalion The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, 1935
EXTERNAL ID
PAWSOLDIERS
PLACENAME
Tain
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Tain
DATE OF IMAGE
1935
PERIOD
1930s
CREATOR
David Whyte Studio
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
21628
KEYWORDS
soldiers
regiments
camerons
first world war
4th (Territorial) Battalion The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, 1935

The photograph shows the Officers of the 4th (Territorial) Battalion The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders at annual camp at Tain in 1935. In the centre is Lieutenant Colonel JA Symon DSO, who commanded the Battalion from 1934-1937. He joined the 4th Camerons in 1915 and was awarded the DSO for conspicuous gallantry at Ypres in 1918. In civilian life he became the Chief Inspector of Agriculture in Scotland. The Regimental Museum of The Highlanders at Fort George has a file of group photographs of the annual camp of the 4th Camerons, including this group with the names of the officers included.

(This information was kindly supplied by the Regimental Museum of The Highlanders, Fort George).


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4th (Territorial) Battalion The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, 1935

ROSS: Tain

1930s

soldiers; regiments; camerons; first world war

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

David Whyte Collection, Highland Photographic Archive

The photograph shows the Officers of the 4th (Territorial) Battalion The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders at annual camp at Tain in 1935. In the centre is Lieutenant Colonel JA Symon DSO, who commanded the Battalion from 1934-1937. He joined the 4th Camerons in 1915 and was awarded the DSO for conspicuous gallantry at Ypres in 1918. In civilian life he became the Chief Inspector of Agriculture in Scotland. The Regimental Museum of The Highlanders at Fort George has a file of group photographs of the annual camp of the 4th Camerons, including this group with the names of the officers included.<br /> <br /> (This information was kindly supplied by the Regimental Museum of The Highlanders, Fort George). <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.