Scottish Command

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Scottish Command or Army Headquarters Scotland (from 1972) is a command of the British Army.wikipedia
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VI Corps (United Kingdom)

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As outlined in a paper published in 1903, VI Corps was to be formed in a reconstituted Scottish Command, with HQ at Edinburgh.
The 1901 Army Estimates (introduced by St John Brodrick when Secretary of State for War) allowed for six army corps based on the six regional commands: 'Sixth Army Corps' was to be formed by Scottish Command with headquarters in Edinburgh.

Commander Field Army

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The Command was merged into HQ UK Land Forces (HQ UKLF) in 1972 and Scotland became a District under the new structure.
On 1 April 1972, Army Strategic Command became HQ UK Land Forces. It amalgamated the previous four existing Northern Command, Southern Command, Western Command, and Scottish Command.

I Corps (Polish Armed Forces in the West)

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After initially regrouping in southern Scotland these Polish ground units (as I Corps, comprising the 1st Independent Rifle Brigade, the 10th Motorised Cavalry Brigade (as infantry) and cadre brigades largely manned by surplus officers at battalion strength) took over responsibility in October 1940 for the defence of the counties of Fife and Angus; this included reinforcing coastal defences that had already been started.
It was subordinate to the Scottish Command, and the Corps HQ was at Moncreiffe House in Perthshire (near the Bridge of Earn).

Polish Armed Forces in the West

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After initially regrouping in southern Scotland these Polish ground units (as I Corps, comprising the 1st Independent Rifle Brigade, the 10th Motorised Cavalry Brigade (as infantry) and cadre brigades largely manned by surplus officers at battalion strength) took over responsibility in October 1940 for the defence of the counties of Fife and Angus; this included reinforcing coastal defences that had already been started.
I Corps was under the direct command of Scottish Command of the British Army.

John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll

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1712–1716: John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll
Next he was given command of all British forces in Spain at the instigation of the Harley Ministry; after conducting a successful evacuation of the troops from Spain, he became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

15th (Scottish) Infantry Division

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It was followed by 15th (Scottish) Division of K2 in September 1914. In September 1939 consisted of Highland Area with 9th (Highland) Infantry Division and 51st (Highland) Infantry Division, and Lowland Area with 15th (Scottish) Infantry Division and 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division, plus other troops.
The division was serving in Scottish Command, alongside its parent 52nd (Lowland) Division.

Henry Wynyard

1812–1816: Henry Wynyard
General Henry Wynyard (8 June 1761 – 3 April 1838) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Duncan Cameron (British Army officer)

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1860–1861: Major-General Duncan Cameron
He then held a series of educational and advisory posts with the British Army before becoming Commander-in-Chief, Scotland in 1860.

Edward Forestier-Walker

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1861–1867: Major-General Edward Forestier-Walker
General Sir Edward Walter Forestier-Walker (previously Walker) (1812 - 27 July 1881) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Neil Douglas

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1842–1847: Lieutenant-General Sir Neil Douglas
Lieutenant-General Sir Neil Douglas (1779 – 1 September 1853) was a British Army officer who fought at the 1815 Battle of Waterloo and later became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Thomas Napier (British Army officer)

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1852–1854: General Sir Thomas Napier
General Sir Thomas Erskine Napier (1790 – 5 July 1863) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division

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In September 1939 consisted of Highland Area with 9th (Highland) Infantry Division and 51st (Highland) Infantry Division, and Lowland Area with 15th (Scottish) Infantry Division and 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division, plus other troops.
The Second World War began on 3 September 1939, after both Britain and France declared war on Germany after the latter's invasion of Poland and the 52nd, based in Scotland under the command of Major General James Drew, was serving in Scottish Command, alongside its second line duplicate unit, the 15th (Scottish) Infantry Division.

Alexander Elliot

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1885–1888: Major-General Alexander Elliot
Major-General Sir Alexander James Hardy Elliot, (23 February 1825 – 1 July 1909) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Sir William Hope, 14th Baronet

William Hope
1880–1881: Major-General William Hope
General Sir William Hope, 14th Baronet Hope of Craighall KCB (12 January 1819 – 5 September 1898) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

John Douglas (British Army officer)

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1873–1875: Major-General Sir John Douglas
General Sir John Douglas of Glenfinart (1817 - 1888) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Arthur Lyttelton-Annesley

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1888–1893: Major-General Sir Arthur Lyttelton-Annesley
Lieutenant General Sir Arthur Lyttelton-Annesley (2 September 1837 – 16 February 1926) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Henry Riddell

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1847–1852: General Henry Riddell
General Henry James Riddell KH (died 8 March 1861) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Alastair Macdonald (British Army officer)

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1881–1885: Major-General Alastair Macdonald
General Alastair M'Ian Macdonald was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

John Stuart (British Army officer, born 1811)

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1875–1878: Major-General John Stuart
General John Ramsay Stuart CBE (18 June 1811 – 18 October 1889) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.

Gordon MacMillan (British Army officer)

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1949 – 1952 Lieutenant General Sir Gordon McMillan
He then served as GOC Scottish Command (1949–52).

David Colyear, 1st Earl of Portmore

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1710–1712: David Colyear, 1st Earl of Portmore
In 1710, he was appointed commander-in-chief of the forces in Scotland, and in January 1711 was raised to the rank of general.

Chandos Blair

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1972 – 1976 Lieutenant General Sir Chandos Blair
Lieutenant General Sir Chandos Blair & Bar (25 February 1919 – 22 January 2011) was a senior British Army officer who served as General Officer Commanding Scottish Command from 1972 to 1976.

David Young (British Army officer)

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1980 – 1982 Lieutenant General Sir David Young
Lieutenant General Sir David Tod Young (17 May 1926 – 9 January 2000) was a senior British Army officer who served as General Officer Commanding Scotland from 1980 to 1982.

David Scott-Barrett

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1976 – 1979 Lieutenant General Sir David Scott-Barrett
Lieutenant General Sir David William Scott-Barrett KBE MC (16 December 1922 – 31 December 2003) was General Officer Commanding Scotland.

Randal Rumley

1868–1873: Major-General Randal Rumley
Major-General Randal Rumley (1811 - 13 September 1884) was a British Army officer who became Commander-in-Chief, Scotland.