Binoculars given to serving soldiers - September 1914

World War I daily bulletin from the Horsham district
World War I daily bulletin from the Horsham district

An amazing response to an appeal as no one could have expected see the field glasses ever again.

“Sir, The result of my appeal to sportsmen who are unable to take the field to give the use of their race glasses, field glasses, or stalking glasses to our Non-Commissioned Officers under orders for the front has been most gratifying.

“In the first three days after the issue of the appeal over 2,000 glasses were received.”