D Company, 1st V.B. Border Regiment Shooting Competition

D Company, 1st V.B. Border Regiment Shooting Competition

Postby kerchi » Fri Jan 02, 2009 9:32 pm

The Whitehaven News, 27th April 1899

"D" COMPANY, 1st VOL. BAT. BORDER REGIMENT

The first competition in the shooting programme for the current year took place Saturday. The conditions were seven shots at 100, 500, and 600 yards. The following is the result:

Pvt. J. M'DIARMID....27....32....600....-92
Pvt. J. HUTCHINSON....29....30....33....-84
Capt. J. H. BROWN....16....24....28....-68
Pvt. J. BRAGG....26....17....17....-60
Corpl. J. SMITH....20....19....20....-59
Corpl. J. ORR....24....11....17....-52
Pvt. J. MARTIN....20....22....9....-51
Lieut. A. C. SCOULAR....22....27....-....-49
Pvt. NUTSFORD....12....20....9....-41
Pvt. KERR....10....18....8....-36
Pvt. RILEY....17....13....0....-30
Pvt. J. EWING....14....7....2....-23
Pvt. M'KALE....17....3....0....-20

Source: Cumberland and Westmorland Newspaper Transcriptions
In memory of John Bardgett (15309 L/Cpl.), 11th Border Regiment who died 1st July 1916.

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