in Battle of Waterloo - 18 June, 1815
from Piper Kenneth M'Kay at Waterloo, page 42:
[T]he 79th (Cameron) Highlanders, formed in hollow square, were awaiting the enemy’s attack. The situation was doubtful, every nerve was tense, and then Piper Kenneth M’Kay, true to his calling, calmly paraded around the outside of the square playing [‘Cogadh no Sith’ (War or Peace?)].
C. A. Malcolm, Piper Kenneth M'Kay at Waterloo. In The piper in peace and war (:London, 1927), p. 42. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1386596913551 accessed: 20 November, 2017
|Date/Time||18 June, 1815|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, outdoors|
Originally submitted by th4 on Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:48:33 +0000