RAF Athletic And Games Handbook, 1946
The Royal Air Force Athletic And Games Handbook. P/b, 12 x 18 x 2.5cm, 628p, 1946. Published by R.A.F. Sports Board, Air Ministry. Forward by Lord Tedder 'It should be one of the ambitions of every officer and airman to represent his station or unit in some form of team competition'. A very comprehensive guide to sports within the R.A.F. covering the aims and objects of the RAF Sports Board and numerous sports including Athletics and Cross Country, Badminton, Baseball, Bowls, Boxing, Cricket, Fencing, Football, Golf, Hockey, Hunting, Tennis, Pentathlon, Pass-Ball, Rugby Football, Small Arms, Squash, Swimming, Yachting, Tug-of-War etc. This was the first edition produced after a 6 year gap due to the war. Lots of period adverts. Good condition - the soft cover is a bit creased & has been annotated '.5.1 Property - R.A.F. Station Fuhlsbuttel'. Stock code P20635.