A History Of The Black Watch, Royal Highlanders: 42nd & 73rd 1725-1907: To Which Is Added An Account Of The Second Battalion In The South African War, 1899-1902


A history of the Black Watch – one of Scotland’s most famous regiments. It includes an account of the regiment’s part in the Boer War, when its CO, Maj-Gen. AC Wauchope, who had served 33 years in the regiment, and fell leading his men at the battle of Magersfontein.