Re: War of 1812 "bands of brothers"
- Way off topic, but I thought it might be of passing interest that I met a 1SCOTS Captain at Enogerra Barracks in Brisbane a few weeks ago.. Seemed like a nice chap and not at all prone to fist fighting..! Not sure what he was doing there but he was in the company of a USMC Colonel...
--- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "tom4141fournier" <tom4141fournier@...> wrote:
> Mark said: "but two officers of the Royal Scots
> > basically got into a fist fight while on the transports coming to Canada."
> Kevin replied: "Hey, and we just happen to get 2 officers from the Royal Scots at most events!"
> I remember coming across this looking at court martial returns ...seems to me it involved soiled hankerchiefs airing on the deck, spitting and a slap ...so maybe we do not need to re-enact that!