Royal Highlanders

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Royal Highlanders:

see Black WatchBlack Watch
or Royal Highland Regiment,
Scottish infantry regiment. The first companies were raised in 1725 to watch the rebellious Scottish highlands and keep the peace, and the regiment was formed 1739–40.
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Caption: A recruiting poster for the Royal Highlanders of Canada (Black Watch).
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