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Date:
18/03/1944
Title:
El Alamein Club Rugby Program 18 March 1944
Object ID:
2014.100.078
Object Name:
Program
Scope & Content:
Programme for rugby fixtures at the El Alamein Club, Cairo during World War Two. Curtain Raiser is Canal Area UDF (Non Div. Troops) v A UDF XV (Non Div. Troops).
Other match is 6 S.A.A. Div v New Zealand Base Depot
.
Team members for Canal Area UDF (Green Jerseys White Shorts):
Fennellson
Mitchell, R A
Mosley, F W
Glisson, A
Louw, B
Dutoit, L
Stoter, A W
Orchard, A
Haywood, W
Fouche, B
Message, G
Power, B
Montague—Church
Spiller
Pearce

Team members for A UDF XV (Light Blue Jerseys, Dark Blue Shorts):
Behrens, N A
Hornby, W
Louw, S A
Bartlett, R A
Anderson, W
Vanderwault, P J
Keller, J A
Naude, L G
Morison, A P
Vanrensburg, J C J
Corlet, C J
Davilliers, C M
Viljoen, J E
Minnaar, H J
Bosch, S C J

Referee: Capt Cook

Team members for 6 S A A Div (Green and Yellow Jerseys, Black Shorts):
Capt Guthrie
Pte Kingell [crossed out] — McDougall
Bdr. Dudley
L/Cpl Painter
Pte Webster
Pte Coombe
Bdr Dummett
Lieut Gafney
Gnr Muller, J W S
L/Bdr King
Gnr Muller, S C
Sgt Hummell
Lieut Johnston
Bdr Watt
Lieut Kenyon

Team members for New Zealand Base depot (Black Jerseys and Shorts):
Hall
Sullivan
Smith
Berghan
Delamore
Kopu
Johnson
Staples
Smith
Hauta
Vorrath
Jacobs
Coleman
Robertson
Harawera

Referee: Capt Woozley


Handwritten in ink under SAA Div is "4"
Handwritten under NZ Base Depot is "13" indicating that the New Zealand team won the match.
Next to 3.Smith is written "2 try, 2 conversion"
Next to 4.Berghan is written "1 try"

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Rugby Programme, El Alamein Club, EgyptRugby Programme, El Alamein Club, Egypt
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