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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S6M-01943

Remembering the Force K6 Soldiers

Submitted by: Edward Mountain, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Friday, November 12, 2021

Submitting member has a registered interest.

Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Jackson Carlaw, Finlay Carson, Sharon Dowey, Russell Findlay, Murdo Fraser, Meghan Gallacher, Maurice Golden, Pam Gosal, Jamie Greene, Rachael Hamilton, Stephen Kerr, Liam Kerr, Bill Kidd, Monica Lennon, Douglas Lumsden, Ruth Maguire, Stuart McMillan, Douglas Ross, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Alexander Stewart, Paul Sweeney, Sue Webber, Annie Wells, Tess White, Martin Whitfield

That the Parliament recognises the vital role of the Force K6 – Mule Transport Corps – of the British Indo Pak Army in the Second World War; notes that 13 members of the regiment died in Scotland after being evacuated from Dunkirk; further notes that a multi-faith remembrance event was held at Kingussie Cemetery where nine soldiers are buried, on 26 October 2021, and congratulates the charity Colourful Heritage on its role in promoting the service and sacrifice of Force K6 and the British Indo Pak Army so that their contribution is never forgotten.