badge, unit, British, battalion patch, 7/8th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers
Brass shoulder title, KOSB, with pair of square pillars to reverse, with a 2.5 inch x 1.3 inch oblong of Leslie tartan backing, wide red stripe horizontal stripe and and wide red vertical stripe to right, narrow white stripe vertical to left.
Worn on the shoulder strap.
The 7/8th Battalion KOSB was formed 28 May 1916 by amalgamation. It was in 48 Brigade, 15th Division.