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Kevin Laidlaw describes the legendary actions of his Great Grandfather, Piper Daniel Laidlaw, at the Battle of Loos.

For four hundred years or more, Highland regiments advanced and attacked to the sound of the bagpipes. In the Great War, pipers climbed out of the trenches, unarmed, to face machine guns and shells. The descendants of those men return to the battlefields to discover individual stories of unparalleled bravery.

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