1920s and 1930s Sport
Athletics, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment
1st Battalion, King’s Own Royal Regiment, HQ Wing Winners Inter Company
Athletic Challenge Cup, Cairo, Egypt.
Rear row, left to right: Drummer Jones; Private Cavanagh; Lance Corporal
Cloudsdale; Drummer Plumb; Private Rowlandson; Lance Corporal Scott.
Second row, left to right: Lance Corporal Olivo; Drummer Lelliott; Lance
Corporal Johnson; Bandsman Wilson; Private Marshall; Lance Corporal
Canty; Private Owen; Drummer Dobson; Private Dunn; Private Feeney.
First row, left to right: CSM Venner; Corporal Worsley; Captain C R M D
O’C Fitz-Simon MC; Bandsman Coblenz; Major A D Seddon; Drum Major
Gardiner; Sergeant Hamblett; Lance Corporal Jenkins; 2nd Lieutenant R H
Seated at front; Private Woods; Private Wakeham; Lance Corporal Yoxall;
Accession Number: KO1017/104
'A' Company Team, winner of the Battalion Athletics 1932, 1st Battalion,
King's Own Royal Regiment.
Accession Number: KO0366/03
'B' Company, winners of the Battalion Athletic Championship, 1935, 1st
Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment.
Inset at rear: Lance Sergeant McKeever (Captain);
Standing at rear, left to right: Private E Wilson; Lance Sergeant
Standing, left to right: Private E McGuinness; Lance Corporal C Parry;
Private R Porter; Lance Corporal G Copperthwaite; Private F Morgan;
Lance Corporal O'Reilly; Private C Roberts.
Seated, left to right: Private F Cowely; Private F Trayner; Pte J Aston;
Lieutenant G E T Bray; Company Sergeant Major M Darkes; Captain G W
Harper; Lieutenant C V B Bird; Private H Ratcliffe; Private J McDonald;
Private H Duffin.
Accession Number: KO0837/02
Athletics Team, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, winners of the
'Olympic Games' India, 1936.
Accession Number: KO0542/05
Sporting team, with trophy, 1st Battalion, King’s Own Royal Regiment,
India, circa 1936.
Accession Number: KO1901/05
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