Scottish Regimental History Collection

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

Scottish Regimental History Collection

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

The story of Scotland's soldiers and their regiments.

The Scottish Regimental History Collection brings together material held in The Mitchell Library about the armies, regiments and individual soldiers that helped shape the events of military warfare throughout the world. Including:
  • 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 staff in Special Collections for further information and how to access this material.
Items in this Collection are listed in Glasgow Libraries online catalogue (see right)
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