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CodeNA9982
Person NameRoxburghshire and Selkirkshire Administrative Battalion of Rifle Volunteers
ActivityThe headquarters of the Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire Administrative Battalion of Rifle Volunteers was in Melrose, and they were active, 1860-1904. In 1866 its commanders were: Colonel - Right Hon Lord Polwarth of Mertoun; Major - Sir George H S Douglas, Bart, of Springwood Park; Captain and Adjutant - J F Macpherson, Melrose. The Battalion was made up of the: 1st Roxburgh (86 men); 2nd Roxburgh (89 men); 3rd Roxburgh (69 men); 4th Roxburgh (115 men); 1st Selkirk (97 men); 2nd Selkirk (77 men).
Corporate NameRoxburghshire and Selkirkshire Administrative Battalion of Rifle Volunteers
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