Re: OT Black Watch (was: Re: [SCA-Archery] archer garb?)
- When you have nothing to lose but your life and if taken alive you will
spend unknown amout of time in a POW camp being treated in an unkonwn maner
death may not be such a bad choise. You must also rember the history of the
unit and do you want to be the one that did not live up to your units past?
> Roughly the same thing occured 30 years later. The Black Watch wasPlachoya Sobaka a humble archer in Ravens Fort, Kingdom of Ansteorra
>tasked with covering the Dunquerque evacuation from forward positions
>off the beach. They ran out of ammo, and when they were down to less
>than half strength they needed to abandon their positions. So they
>charged. Their opponents were Panzer tanks. They took several. The few
>survivors who were captured were put in special POW camps, and treated
>very circumspectly by the Germans.
Southern Reagional Archery Marshal