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Victory Dinner Menu

3rd January 1919 at The Grand Hotel, Charing Cross, Glasgow

An interesting menu .... some dishes named after places that, presumably, the battalion 'visited' during overseas action. Note that the front and reverse of the menu have been signed by some members of the company.

Hors D'Oeuvres Dundonald
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Consommé Troon Ou Crême Codford
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Filets De Ovillers La Boisselle
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Ris De Veau Aveluy
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Poulet Roti A La Bouzincourt
Salade Molliens
Petits Pois Bécourt
Pommes Rubempre
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Flan Bethune
Meringue Blighty
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Café Charing Cross
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Tickler — Maconachie — Verboten

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  • Prisoner of War - Stralsund Danholm, 1918
    First of three letters written by Robert Spiers Robertson to family back home.

3rd January 1919 at The Grand Hotel, Charing Cross, Glasgow
Victory Dinner Menu (FRONT)
Victory Dinner Menu (BACK)

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