Black Watch

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Black Watch

n
(Military) the Black Watch the Royal Highland Regiment in the British Army
[so called for their dark tartan]
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This land was settled by Captain John Grant who served in the 42nd Regiment of Foot (Black Watch) and later commanded British soldiers when they recaptured New York in April 1776.
179); that Panama's 42nd Regiment of Infantry was made up of half of the 65th Infantry, and that it was used as an intervention force during the racial riots of 1925 (pp.