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army uniform identity

Postby rootsedge » Fri Jun 21, 2013 3:25 pm

Can anyone identify this uniform please. The photo was taken in Edinburgh. It might aid the identification of the soldier.

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Re: army uniform identity

Postby g w aldous » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:57 pm

An educated guess from the uniform would be The Scottish Horse, went on to become the Black Watch I think. he is definately scots, the riding crop spurs and cartridge cross belt say mounted the lanyard probably had a jackknife with the tool for getting stones out of horses hooves.
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