The senior line infantry regment in the British Army, often called "Pontius Pilate's Bodyguard".
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 11,578 recorded WW1 deaths for the Royal Scots, (Lothian Regiment).
POWELL, Lindsay Carlton. Lieutenant. Royal Scots & 23rd Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. Avesnes-le-Compte Communal Cemetery Extension Pas-de-Calais, France. 31-05-1916. Age 21. Son of Henry James & Margaret Powell of Brixton, London, UK.