Special Collections
Level 5, The Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow G3 7DN
0141 287 2988

Scottish Regimental Histories Collection

Veterans of H Co.,1st Battalion Seaforth Highlanders, photographed late 19th c.

Unique collection at The Mitchell Library tells the story of Scotland's soldiers and their regiments.

The Scottish Regimental Histories Collection brings together material held in the Library about the armies, regiments and individual soldiers that helped shape the events of military warfare throughout the world. Including information on:
  • histories of individual regiments
  • campaigns and battles
  • rolls of honour
  • muster rolls
  • mercenaries and soldiers of fortune
  • Jacobite regiments
  • uniforms, badges and colours
The collection also includes regimental periodicals and magazines; biographies and memoirs. Please consult the Special Collections staff on Level 2 if you would like to access any of this material.
An index is available to view or download.
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