Ancre Somme Association Scotland 

Patron Lt Col Ant Maher, Ambassador's Alison Moodie OBE, WO2 John Knox, Veteran David Birrell, Alexander Stewart MBE MSP, Anas Sarwar MSP,

Alan Brydon, Willie Henderson



Foreword - ASA Scotland Chairman John Jenkins


In Memory of Lt Col Gary Tait MBE Ancre Somme Association Scotland


"We can never fully repay the debt we owe those who have served and sacrificed for our country but we should all be ready to do all we can to acknowledge them through engagement, education, and remembrance"


"I fully commend the fantastic work of the Association and would ask you to assist and support them"


Click and listen to Lt Col Gary Tait MBE

"It is an honour to be the Chairman of Ancre Somme Association Scotland, our aim is to educate young people across the Nation by assisting and supporting schools and community groups"


"In 2016 our members made the journey to France and Belgium and visited the Memorials, Commonwealth Grave Cememteries and individiual graves of Britain's Bravest"


"When you walk the rows and rows of graves you begin to understand and appreciate the lives, sacrificed during WW1 and WW2 so that we coiuld have a future today"


"In 2017 Lt Col Gary Tait MBE joined our Association, he was instrumental in shaping our education projects, Commemoration/Remembrance events, building the foundation of ASA Scotland"


"Education is at the heart of our Association's voluntary work"

"For 100yrs and more the Armed Forces have shaped our Nation, our brave men and women keep us safe 365 days a year"


"We support Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, our Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Air Force, it is our duty to engage and inform with young people, so that they understand our Armed Forces heritage, we should learn from our past, so that we never repeat it"


"If you would like to assist, support or join our Association, then please get in touch today!

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