Commandos of 1st Special Service Brigade led by Brigadier Lord Lovat (in the water, to the right of his men) land on Queen Red beach, Sword area, c. 0840 hours, 6 June 1944. Sherman DD tanks of 13th/18th Royal Hussars and other vehicles can be seen on the beach. Lovat’s piper, Bill Millin, is in the foreground about to disembark.

British commandos of Special Service Brigade, led by Lord Lovat, landing on 'Queen Red' sector of Sword Beach, at La Breche, on the morning of 6 June 1944 ×

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Commando Memorial at Spean Bridge Scotland. Sculpted by Scott Sutherland it was unveiled on 27th September 1952 by Lord Lovat and the Queen Mother.

Commando Memorial at Spean Bridge Scotland. Sculpted by Scott Sutherland it was unveiled on September 1952 by Lord Lovat and the Queen Mother.

Simon Fraser, 1667-1747, Chief of Clan Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat

Simon Fraser, Lord Lovat ( c. 1667 - 9 April Scottish Jacobite, Chief of Clan Fraser.

A castle in Scotland that was occupied by the Frasers of Lovat :) If you have read the Outlander series you know who that is :)

Outlandish Places: Beaufort Castle, Seat of Lord Lovat Scotland Beaufort Castle

Clan Fraser Tartan--Simon, Lord Lovat of Fraser was the 18th c. slightly villanous character in ISLAND OF THE SWANS...and the late Lord Lovat whom I met when researching the book didn't mind a bit!

All three styles of the Clan Fraser Tartan--Simon, Lord Lovat of Fraser was the c. slightly villanous character in ISLAND OF THE SWANS.and the late Lord Lovat whom I met when researching the book didn't mind a bit!

This is Alexander Fraser - taken 1894 . He was the chairman of the clan gathering in Toronto for Clan Fraser. These frasers go back to Lord Lovat.

This is Alexander Fraser - taken 1894 . He was the chairman of the clan gathering in Toronto for Clan Fraser. These Frasers go back to Lord Lovat. ( Is he the Alexander Fraser in our IRWIN Tree?

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baron-joseph-fraser-lovat_med Scottish antiques and vintage highland wear online shopping - direct from Scotland including vintage sporrans and Scottish silver for sale.

British/Scottish WW2 "The ferocious tactics of the Black Watch led to their acquiring the nickname 'Ladies from Hell' from the German troops"

bantarleton: “ The Charge of the Battalion Queens Own Cameron Highlanders at Escaut Canal, Belgium, 21 May 1940 by David Rowlands. The last Highland Regiment to wear a kilt in battle. Many Scottish units wore the kilt in combat during the First.

Lord Lovat being greeted by Roger and Brianna

: The Old Fox's Great Granddaughter Bree and her husband Roger paying their respects!

A broadside on the execution of the Jacobite Simon Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat on Tower Hill on Thursday 9 April for high treason; with a woodcut showing the beheading of Lord Lovat on a raised platform, surrounded by guards, and with letterpress title and text, including verses, signed RW in two columns. (n.p.:1747)

A broadside on the execution of the Jacobite Simon Fraser, Lord Lovat on Tower Hill on Thursday 9 April for high treason; with a woodcut showing the beheading of Lord Lovat on a raised platform, surrounded by guards, and with letterpress title and te

Outlander Season 2 Episode 8 Recap: Return Of The Mack #refinery29  http://www.refinery29.com/2016/05/111819/outlander-season-2-episode-8-recap

"Outlander" Season 2 Episode 8 Recap: Return Of The Mack

Clive Russell as Lord Lovat in 'Outlander' Season 2 -- 'The Fox's Lair'. Episode 208 of Outlander on Starz.

“I havena been completely honest with ye about my family, Sassenach.” What do you mean? “My father… He was a bastard. Acknowledged by his father, Lord Lovat, but a bastard nonetheless. And your grandmother? Lord Lovat’s kitchen maid. She raised my father at Beaufort Castle.”

“I havena been completely honest with ye about my family, Sassenach. “My father… He was a bastard. Acknowledged by his father, Lord Lovat, but a bastard nonetheless.

The Tartans of the Highland Frasers - Clan Fraser--not my family (I don't think) but that of the hero in my novel ISLAND OF THE SWANS....

The Tartans of the Highland Frasers - Clan Fraser--not my family (I don't think) but that of the hero in my novel ISLAND OF THE SWANS.

Lord Lovat (Simon Fraser) after the disastrous Dieppe raid. See the the civilian hunting rifle!

Lord Lovatt with British Commando troops at Newhaven, UK, after their return from the 1942 Dieppe Raid.

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