WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1940 France: Rommel captures remnants of French IX Corps and British Highland Division at St.Valery-en-Caux, near Le Havre. Germans reach the Marne and cross at Chateau-Thierry. Fall of Rheims.
We shall remember them: Dunkirk veterans are brothers in arms again
Poignant: Dunkirk veterans Michael Bentall (left), Arthur Taylor (centre) and James Baynes (right) walk arm in arm along the beach in Dunkirk to mark the anniversary of the biggest military evacuation in history
SEP 9 1942 Montgomery prepares for the big assault Piper MacDonald of the Seaforth Highlanders plays to some of the troops who make up the Highland Division while they rest during a march in the Western Desert, 23 September
Highland Division - Lance Corporal M. Sax on secondment to undertake communication work. Lands Normandy June The had been virtually wiped out 4 years previously at Dunkirk and they'd slowly rebuilt themselves after defeat and failure Northern france June
bantarleton: “ The Charge of the Battalion Queens Own Cameron Highlanders at Escaut Canal, Belgium, 21 May 1940 by David Rowlands. The last Highland Regiment to wear a kilt in battle. Many Scottish units wore the kilt in combat during the First.