Dornoch Historylinks Image Library

Mounted soldiers at Davochfin, Dornoch
Historylinks
Mounted soldiers at Davochfin, Dornoch

Monochrome photograph of a group of five mounted soldiers at Davochfin, Dornoch. The location is hand written in ink on the reverse with the date 'Aug 1940'. The soldiers have rifles strapped on their backs.
Picture added on 15 May 2016 at 16:01
Comments:
Having done some research on the HG mounted sections in WW2 i'd say these are HG members who work on farms going off on patrol after work. I'd of thought they had taken off the collars for this but perhaps they are just posing for the camera here. ~ Many thanks for your comment. Administrator.
Added by Andy Smerdon on 24 April 2018
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.

Comments


Your Name


Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.




military

Drill Hall Presentation Key to Miss AndersonBakelite silhouette recognition Whitley bomberCharcoal enhanced WW1 portrait photographRAF Meikle Ferry September 1938Movement Caithness & Sutherland Highland RegimentVolunteer ball in Dornoch Hall 1942WW1 bronze plaque in memory of Gabriel CummingMusket ball embedded in an oak treeLocation of Snag Trench Battle of the SommeSgt Donald MacKay MM location of place killed WW1