Camelon (7th Royal Scots) Pipe Band.

Maker
Unknown
Production date
1916
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Department
Maker
Production date
1916
Subject notes
The original pipe band of the 7th Royal Scots were killed in the Quintinshill Disaster. In November 1915 Camelon Pipe Band volunteered to a man to take the places of those band members who had been killed in the disaster.

Names for many of those in the photograph are known, however, only Danny Sinclair, piper (seated far right middle row) can be positively identified. The names of the others are
D. McLauchlan, Camelon, piper; B McLauchlan, Camelon., drummer; W Finlayson, Hamilton St, Camelon, piper; W Bruce, Stenhousemuir, piper; A Russell, Bainsford, piper; H Bodman, Camelon, drummer; J Taylor, Camelon, drummer; T Taylor, Camelon, piper; D Bowe. Camelon, B[ass] D[rum]?; A Haxton, Camelon, piper;

There is also thought to be a survivor from the Quintinshill disaster in this photo
Accession number
P09243

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