On 1 July 1881 Viscount Cardwell's wholesale reorganisation of the British military introduced into lifestyles Priness Louise's Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. either had existed as separate regiments even sooner than their reliable incorporation into the British military and at the face of it, this appeared a hugely unbelievable union, Being separated either geographically and traditionally - that they had by no means even served jointly within the comparable theatre. but, as historical past has proven, this not likely mix proved to be a big luck. William McElwee tells the tale of this most famed of regiments which has served with contrast in international battle I (1914-1918), international warfare II (1939-1945), and past.
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