Help with some research

Discussion in 'Military History and Militaria' started by Line_Grunt, Aug 15, 2003.

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  1. Hopefully somebody will be able to help....

    What I am after is a breakdown of the typical recruit training syllabus for the Army in the 1920's - early 30's. (week by week)

    Also I would be most grateful if any body knows where i can find examples of the various dress states worn by a Highland regiment of that period and leading up to WWII - especially dress states for Garrison duty in Singapore.

    Any additional info re the Gordon Highlanders during the period 1928 - 1942 (especially the 2nd Battalion) most gratefully received

    And before anybody says it - I have contacted the museum and they have been halpful - but cannot provide much info

    This is all in the name of research into a relative who was captured when Singapore fell and survived the railway and other horrors.

    MAny thanks