Horsham military tournament - March 1914

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

A report that is notable for the fact that by August the world was at war and many of the troops who would have been involved in this tounament were abroad.

“A grand military tournament, under the auspices of the Horsham Troop, Sussex Yeomanry (Officer Commanding: Lieut C.R.B. Horniung) has been arranged to take place on August Bank Holiday in Horsham Park, by kind permission of Mrs Hurst.

“Further details will be announced later.”