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Aberfeldy (Obar Pheallaidh) is a burgh in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, on the River Tay.
Alyth (Gaelic: Ailt) is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, situated under the Hill of Alyth five miles northeast of Blairgowrie.
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Angus (Aonghas) is one of the 32 local government council areas of Scotland, a registration county and a lieutenancy area.
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Arbroath or Aberbrothock (date) is a former royal burgh and the largest town in the council area of Angus in Scotland, and has a population of 23,902.
The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's) was a line infantry regiment of the British Army that existed from 1881 until amalgamation into the Royal Regiment of Scotland in March 2006.
The Army Cyclist Corps was a corps of the British Army active during the First World War, and controlling the Army's bicycle infantry.
The Army Reserve (previously known as the Territorial Force, Territorial Army (TA) and the Territorial and Army Volunteer Reserve (TAVR) from 1920 to 2014) is the active-duty volunteer reserve force and integrated element of the British Army.
Athlone is a town on the River Shannon near the southern shore of Lough Ree in Ireland.
Bannockburn (Scottish Gaelic Allt a' Bhonnaich) is a town immediately south of the city of Stirling in Scotland.
A battalion is a military unit.
A battle honour is an award of a right by a government or sovereign to a military unit to emblazon the name of a battle or operation on its flags ("colours"), uniforms or other accessories where ornamentation is possible.
Bicycle infantry are infantry soldiers who manoeuver on (or, more often, between) battlefields using military bicycles.
Birnam is a town in Perthshire, Scotland.
The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) was a Scottish line infantry regiment of the British Army in existence from 1881 (as the Royal Highland Regiment (Black Watch)) until 2006.
Blairgowrie and Rattray is a twin burgh in Perth and Kinross, Scotland.
The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.
The Childers Reforms of 1881 restructured the infantry regiments of the British Army.
A company is a military unit, typically consisting of 80–250 soldiers and usually commanded by a major.
Coupar Angus (Gaelic: Cùbar Aonghais) is a town in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, situated four miles south of Blairgowrie.
Cowie (Scottish Gaelic: Collaidh, meaning wooded place) is a village in the Stirling council area of Scotland.
The Crimean War (October 1853 – February 1856), also known in Russian historiography as the Eastern War of 1853–1856 (Восточная война, Vostochnaya Voina), was a conflict in which Russia lost to an alliance of France, the United Kingdom, the Ottoman Empire, and Sardinia.
The Curragh (An Currach) is a flat open plain of almost 5,000 acres (20 km²) of common land in County Kildare, Ireland, between Newbridge and Kildare.
Dunfermline (Dunfaurlin, Dùn Phàrlain) is a town and former Royal Burgh in Fife, Scotland, on high ground from the northern shore of the Firth of Forth.
East Linton is a town in East Lothian, Scotland, situated on the River Tyne and A199 road (former A1 road) five miles east of Haddington, with a population of 1,774 (Census 2001).
East Lothian (Aest Lowden, Lodainn an Ear), is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland, and a lieutenancy area.
East Wemyss is a village situated on the south coast of the Kingdom of Fife, Scotland.
Enniskillen is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.
Fife (Fìobha) is a council area and historic county of Scotland.
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Forfar (Farfar, Baile Fharfair) is the county town of Angus, Scotland and the administrative centre for Angus Council.
Great Britain, also known as Britain, is an island in the North Atlantic off the north-west coast of continental Europe.
The Honourable Artillery Company (HAC) was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1537 by King Henry VIII and is the second oldest military organisation in the world (behind the Vatican's Pontifical Swiss Guard).
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 refers to a rebellion in India against the rule of the East India Company, that ran from May 1857 to June 1858.
The infantry is the branch of a military force that fights on foot.
Killin ((from Cill Fhinn 'the White Church' in Gaelic) is a village situated at the western head of Loch Tay in Stirling (formerly Perthshire), Scotland. The west end of the village is magnificently sited around the scenic Falls of Dochart, the main street leading down towards the Loch at the confluence of the rivers Dochart and Lochay. The falls are crossed by a narrow, multi-arched stone bridge carrying the main A827 road into Killin. Killin railway station was on the Killin Railway. The railway station was officially closed on 1 November 1965. Killin has a small primary school with 56 pupils. Teaching staff are shared with Strathyre. For secondary education the children have to travel to Callander, 21 miles to the south. The nearest Gaelic medium primary is in Stirling, 37 miles to the south.
Kirkcaldy (Cair Chaladain) is a town and former royal burgh in Fife, on the east coast of Scotland.
This is an incomplete list of Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom for the years 1900–1919.
The Machine Gun Corps (MGC) was a corps of the British Army, formed in October 1915 in response to the need for more effective use of machine guns on the Western Front in World War I. The Heavy Branch of the MGC was the first to use tanks in combat, and the branch was subsequently turned into the Tank Corps, later called the Royal Tank Regiment.
The Militia of the United Kingdom were the military reserve forces of the United Kingdom after the Union in 1801 of the former Kingdom of Great Britain and Kingdom of Ireland.
Montrose (Monadh Rois) is a coastal resort town and former royal burgh in Angus, Scotland.
Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (20 April 1808 – 9 January 1873) was the only President (1848–52) of the French Second Republic and, as Napoleon III, the Emperor (1852–70) of the Second French Empire.
The Orsini affair comprised the diplomatic, political and legal consequences of the "Orsini attempt" (attentat d'Orsini): the assassination attempt made on 14 January 1858 by Felice Orsini, with other Italian nationalists and backed by English radicals, to assassinate Napoleon III in Paris.
An Orsini bomb is a spherical bomb which instead of a fuse or timing device, is surrounded by many small "horns" filled with mercury fulminate.
Perthshire (Siorrachd Pheairt), officially the County of Perth, is a registration county in central Scotland.
Pitlochry (Baile Chloichridh or Baile Chloichrigh in Gaelic), is a burgh in the council area of Perth and Kinross in Scotland, lying on the River Tummel.
Randalstown is a townland and small town in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, located between the towns of Antrim and Toome.
A regiment is a title used by some military units.
A regular army is the official army of a state or country (the official armed forces) – contrasting with irregular forces such as volunteer irregular militias, private armies, mercenaries, etc.
The right of asylum (sometimes called right of political asylum, from the ancient Greek word ἄσυλον) is an ancient juridical concept, under which a person persecuted by their own country may be protected by another sovereign authority, a foreign country, or church sanctuaries (as in medieval times).
Scone (Scuin, Sgàin) is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland.
Scottish Command was a command of the British Army.
The Second Boer War (Tweede Boerenoorlog, Tweede Vryheidsoorlog, literally "Second Freedom War") otherwise known as the Second Anglo-Boer War, was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and the Orange Free State.
St Andrews (S.; Saunt Aundraes; Cill Rìmhinn) is a former royal burgh on the east coast of Fife in Scotland, named after Saint Andrew the Apostle.
A standing army is a permanent, often professional, army.
Stirlingshire or the County of Stirling (Coontie o Stirlin, Siorrachd Sruighlea) is a registration county of Scotland, based in Stirling, the county town.
Taymouth Castle is situated just north-east of the village of Kenmore, Perth and Kinross in the Highlands of Scotland.
Tayport, also known as Ferry-Port on Craig, is a town and burgh in the county of Fife, Scotland, acting as a commuter town for Dundee.
The Territorial and Reserve Forces Act 1907 (7 Edw. 7, c.9) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that reformed the auxiliary forces of the British Army by transferring existing Volunteer and Yeomanry units into a new Territorial Force (TF); and disbanding the Militia to form a new Special Reserve of the Regular Army.
The Territorial Force (TF) was the volunteer reserve component of the British Army in existence from 1908 until 1920, when, shortly after the end of the First World War, it was reformed and renamed the Territorial Army, which continues to the present day.
The Territorial Force Imperial Service Badge was a short lived decoration of the United Kingdom awarded to those members of the Territorial Force who were prepared to serve outside the United Kingdom in defence of the Empire.
In jurisprudence in the Commonwealth realms, the Crown dependencies, and any of a realm's provincial or state sub-divisions, the Crown is the state in all its aspects.
The Volunteer Force was a citizen army of part-time rifle, artillery and engineer corps, created as a popular movement throughout the British Empire in 1859.
World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.
Yeomanry is a designation used by a number of units or sub-units of the British Army Reserve, descended from volunteer cavalry regiments.
The 51st (Highland) Division was an infantry division of the British Army that fought on the Western Front in France during the Great War from 1915 to 1918.
1/1st Highland Cyclist Battalion, 2/1st Highland Cyclist Battalion, 2nd (The Perthshire Highland) Administrative Battalion, Perthshire Rifle Volunteers, 2nd Administrative Battalion, Perthshire Rifle Volunteers, 2nd Perthshire (The Perthshire Highland) Rifle Volunteer Corps, 3/1st Highland Cyclist Battalion, 3rd Perthshire (The Perthshire Highland) Rifle Volunteer Corps, 5th (Perthshire Highland) Volunteer Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders), 8th (Cyclist) Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders).