Tag: 1st Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders

The 91st at Modder River.

Stories of the Tunes – The 91st at Modder River

The Modder River is a tributary of the Riet River that forms part of the border between the Northern Cape and the Free State provinces of South Africa. On November 21, 1899 the river’s banks were the scenes of heavy fighting in the beginning of the Second Boer War (from […]