In white metal. The Star of the Order of the Thistle, in the centre a bugle horn with the ‘HLI’ monogram in the centre. Above, an Imperial crown; below, a long scroll inscribed ‘South Africa 1900-2’. Beneath the scroll an elephant. The head of the elephant and bell of the bugle face out from the collar opening.
Some Corps/Battalion title changes:
1861: 25th Lanarkshire Rifle Volunteer Corps
1880: 6th Lanarkshire Rifle Volunteer Corps
1887: 2nd Volunteer Battalion Highland Light Infantry
1908 6th (TF) Battalion Highland Light Infantry