The Daily Record is a Scottish tabloid newspaper based in Glasgow.
The Highland Light Infantry (HLI) was a light infantry regiment of the British Army formed in 1881.
Rutherglen (Ruglen) is a town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Scots is the Germanic language variety spoken in Lowland Scotland and parts of Ulster (where the local dialect is known as Ulster Scots).
"The Sniper" is a World War I poem by Scottish poet W D Cocker, written in 1917 about the impact a sniper has had not only on the life of the young soldier, but also on that soldier's family back home.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.