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227 Provost Company, Royal Military Police
Sports.

Athletics


Photograph by Unit Photographer
BETFOR Sports May 1949 Athletics at San Sabba Stadium CQMS Smith receiving the Shield for the Minor Units Team.
227 Pro Coy RMP Athletics Team CQMS Team Captain at San Sabba Stadium.
Back,L-R: Goddard, Elford, ?, Robertson, ?, ?, Goshawk, Boston   Middle,L-R: ?, Clegg, Easton, CQMS Smith, Major Axton CO, ?, Richardson, Williams, Field   Front,L-R: Kemp, MacDonald, Ferguson, Shaw

Robertson after demob won the Professional Powderhall Sprint on the 1st January 1955 held in Edinburgh; Boston was the 100 metres winner at BETFOR Sports meeting; Easton was the BETFOR Cross Country Champion.

Photograph by Unit Photographer

Photograph by Unit Photographer
227 Pro Coy RMP 800 metres relay team.
Back,L-R: Easton, Ferguson   Front,L-R: Kemp, Shaw.
Jim Boston receiving the cup as best athlete.
Photograph by Unit Photographer

Photograph by Unit Photographer
Richardson receiving his medal as runner up in the 227 Company sports at San Sabba Stadium May 1949.
227 Pro Coy RMP company sports at San Sabba Stadium - Sgt Maynard receiving his medal May 1949.
Photograph by Unit Photographer

Photograph by Unit Photographer
227 Pro Coy RMP company sports at San Sabba Stadium - Cpl Andrew (Jock) Easton receiving his medal May 49.
227 Pro Coy RMP company sports at San Sabba Stadium - A shot of the 800 metres race May 49.
Photograph by Unit Photographer
 

Football


Photograph by Unit Photographer
227 Pro Coy RMP 1st Eleven Soccer team Winners of the BETFOR Cup at San Sabba Stadium 14th May 1949. Runners up in the League 1948/!949 lost on goal average.
Back,L-R: Boston, Clegg, Catley, Goshawk, Williams, Kelsey, Corkhill   Front,L-R: Kemp, Easton, Capt. Douglas, Ward, Donnell.
Cup Final Medals Only 10 in the photo. Easton who lived out forgot to bring his with him.
Photograph by Unit Photographer

Photograph by Unit Photographer
Cup Final Programme Front Page, not very clear.
Cup Final Programme Inside page, not very legible.
Photograph by Unit Photographer

Photograph by Unit Photographer
Cup Final Programme - Typed copy of the original.
227 Pro Coy 1st Eleven Soccer Team Season 1949/1950 Winners of the League Undefeated !!!!;
Back,L-R: Goshawk, Oliphant, Kelsey, Williams   Middle,L-R: Kemp, Boston, RSM Davis, Easton, Donnell   Front,L-R: Malone, Punshon.

Photograph by Unit Photographer

Photograph by Unit Photographer
227 Pro Coy 1st Eleven Soccer Team Season 1949/1950 with Lieut Bellamy.
A post card sent to me by a colleague who visited Trieste circa 1952. It is of San Sabba Stadium home of Trieste Football FC who were in the Italian First Division in 1948/50.
Photograph courtesy of K. Kemp



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