Mudcat Café message #321713 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #26380   Message #321713
Posted By: Irish sergeant
18-Oct-00 - 09:30 AM
Thread Name: Q about No Mans Land
Subject: RE: Q about No Mans Land
George; It would be ironic except that the Highlanders have traditionally been the shock troops for the British since the Seven Years War (French and Indian War for my fellow Americans). Like the Irish units that serve(d) the crown and carried The Minstrel Boy (A rebellion tune against the English) into battle, The Scots did the same. Kindest reguards, Neil