James A Neil


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    Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders


Private James A Neil was serving with the 2/9 Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders when he passed through Peterborough East Station and signed the visitors’ book on 24 January 1917.  He wrote “A most enjoyable rest & delightful cup of tea on a cold morning of January 1917 were appreciated”.

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The 2/9 Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders (A&SH) was formed at Dumbarton in September 1914 and were known as The Dumbartonshire Battalion.  They were stationed in Norwich during 1916.  For more about this Battalion please see


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