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?)].
cite as

C. A. Malcolm, Piper Kenneth M'Kay at Waterloo. In The piper in peace and war (:London, 1927), p. 42. accessed: 20 April, 2024

location of experience: Battle of Waterloo

Experience Information

Date/Time 18 June, 1815
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors

Originally submitted by th4 on Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:48:33 +0000