After the short journey from the railway
station, William Angus VC is assisted to his place on the platform
for the welcoming ceremony.
This was held at Market Place, in the
centre of Carluke, and the town was brought to a standstill as the
entire population, along with a large army presence, crowded the
area and surrounding streets to witness the speeches and
The guard of honour here is formed from
soldiers of Corporal Angus's regiment - the Highland Light Infantry.