Lot 9591948 Army Cup Final match programme dated 14...

Auction Date: 21/11/2019 at 10:30 am

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1948 Army Cup Final match programme dated 14 April 1948 between Royal Armoured Corps (Bovington) v 121 Training Regiment (Royal Artillery Oswestry) at Command Central Ground, Queens Avenue, Aldershot, 4 pager, replay date noted on programme as 19th April 1948. Fair, view to assess. NB: The game on 14 April 1948 was drawn. In the replayed tie and during an electrical storm, two players were killed (one each side) by a flash of lightening, the referee was also hit but miraculously survived. Game was abandoned, the trophy was shared, it is not known if a separate programme was issued for the replay.

Guide Price: £30.00 - £40.00

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