Country: United Kingdom Region: Scotland
Latitude: 57° 34' 58" N Longitude: -5° 45' 47" E
Area use / Military Branches: Active (closure 2025)
Fort George Barracks, Inverness
- 3rd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (3 SCOTS) http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/4/4e/Royal_Regiment_of_Scotland.svg
Light role infantry battalion which had been deployed at Iraq and Afghanistan.
As part of the Army 2020 plan, the Black Watch (3 SCOTS) will be reroled on Foxhound vehicles under 51st Infantry Brigade command.and their Fort George garrison will be closed in 2025, The UK Defence Minister Sir Michael Fallon commented that it was no longer needed because the Highland rebellions are over.
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