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George Imlach McIntosh VC (24 April 1897 – 20 June 1968) He was 20 years old, and a private in the 1/6th Battalion, The Gordon Highlanders, British Army during the First World War when the following deed took place at the Battle of Passchendaele for which he was awarded the VC. On 31... + continue reading
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Gordons in the Park has been a tremendous success since its conception in 2006. We had a lot of sponsorship this year from local businesses and we would like to give them a big thank you, GITP will help the local community by bringing in much needed business for the local shops. Planning is... + continue reading
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Since 1815 the balance of power in Europe had been maintained by a series of treaties. In 1888 Wilhelm II was crowned ‘German Emperor and King of Prussia’ and moved from a policy of maintaining the status quo to a more aggressive position. He did not renew a treaty with Russia, aligned Germany with... + continue reading
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The Regiment was officially formed in 1881 when two Scottish Regiments the 75th and 92nd were amalgamated during the Childers Reforms however; the Regiment can trace its history further back nearly 100 years prior to this. The 75th was formed in 1787 for service in the Far East, by Robert... + continue reading

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Field Marshal Sir George Stuart White VC, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GCVO, (6 July 1835 – 24 June 1912) was an officer of the British Army. He was stationed at Peshawar during the Indian Mutiny and then fought at the Battle of Charasiab in October 1879 and at the Battle of Kandahar in September 1880 during the Second Anglo-Afghan War.... + continue reading
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The Regiment was officially formed in 1881 when two Scottish Regiments the 75th and 92nd were amalgamated during the Childers Reforms however; the Regiment can trace its history further back nearly 100 years prior to this. The 75th was formed in 1787 for service in the Far East, by Robert Abecromby, and as was the tradition at the time, named... + continue reading

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Gordons in the Park has been a tremendous success since its conception in 2006. We had a lot of sponsorship this year from local businesses and we would like to give them a big thank you, GITP... + continue reading

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Lieutenant-Colonel William Robertson VC CBE (27 February 1865 – 6 December 1949) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face... + continue reading