Leith Boys' Brigade Battalion

 Inspection

April 1917

Boys' Brigade Inspection, 1917

Reproduced with acknowledgement to The 1st Leith BB Company Ex-Members' Association.

Thank you to Ian Ross, co-author of the book 'From Humble Beginnings', for allowing me to see the 1st Leith Boys' Brigade collection of photos.

 

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    Boys' Brigade Inspection, 1917

 

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Ian Ross

Craigentinny, Edinburgh

Ian Ross of the 1st Leith Boys' Brigade Company Ex-Members'  Association wrote:

"This photo was taken at the Annual Inspection of the Leith Battalion, The Boys' Brigade on April 28, 1917.

The Inspecting Officer was Brigadier-General E Morton commanding 24th Reserve Infantry Brigade. The 1st Leith was actually the largest Company on parade that day."

Ian Ross, Craigentinny, Edinburgh:  March 2, 2010

Here are two other photos taken on the same occasion:

Boys' Brigade Inspection, 1917     Boys' Brigade Inspection, 1917

 

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