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Az Zubayr, Iraq 2003

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In March 2003 the 1st Battalion The Black Watch took part in the American-led invasion of Iraq. As an armoured battlegroup it was at the forefront of the fighting to capture Az Zubayr, followed by Basrah. This developed on into counter-insurgency and peace-making operations until the Battalion was withdrawn in June 2003.

The Black Watch Castle & Museum

Perth


Date

2003

Medium

oil on canvas 

Measurements

H 30.5 x W 46 cm

Accession number

2008.9

Acquisition method

gift from the Officers' Mess, The Black Watch, 2008; on loan to The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland

Work type

Painting

Inscription description

D. ROWLANDS 2003


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The Black Watch Castle & Museum

Balhousie Castle, Hay Street, Perth, Perth and Kinross PH1 5HR Scotland

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