Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. Now the 5th Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland. The unit is an air assault battalion in the Scottish Division of the British Army. In November 2004, Her Majesty presented the Wilkinson sword of Peace to the Btn, for there actions in Belfast NI. The local press took great delight in exposing the currant Commanding Officer over his lack of underwear. The CO's wife was not amused.
Also Known As
- The Argyll and Bolton Wanderers.
- ASBOs on parade. Mildly air assault - great range of colourful hats.
The Argylls official webpage at army.mod.uk
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