Argylls in Jerusalem

Soldiers of 1st Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders arriving for parade at St. Andrew's Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, 26 May 1940.
Soldiers of 1st Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders arriving for parade at St. Andrew’s Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, 26 May 1940.
Highlanders and congregation exiting St. Andrew's Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, after service, 26 May 1940.
Highlanders and congregation exiting St. Andrew’s Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, after service, 26 May 1940.
Dr. Norman MacLean with Colonel Anderson, inspecting troops of 1st Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, St. Andrew's Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, 26 May 1940.
Dr. Norman MacLean with Colonel Anderson, inspecting troops of 1st Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, St. Andrew’s Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, 26 May 1940.
Dr. Norman MacLean, quondam Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, then chaplain of St. Andrew's Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, addresses troops of the 1st Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 26 May 1940.
Dr. Norman MacLean, quondam Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, then chaplain of St. Andrew’s Church, Jerusalem, Palestine, addresses troops of the 1st Battalion The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 26 May 1940.

Pray that Jerusalem may have
peace and felicity:
let them that love you and your peace
still have prosperity.

First verse of Hymn 82 in Church Hymnary, 4th ed.; Psalm 122 is invariably sung annually at the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland at Edinburgh.

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