Biennial Report of the Adjutant General, State of Wisconsin

Biennial Report of the Adjutant General, State of Wisconsin

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 edition. Excerpt: ...2981 and of this number 478 made Expert, 160 Sharpshooters, and 1471 Marksmen. Figure of merit 101.25. The order of th organizations was 3rd Regt., 1st, 2nd and 10th Sep. Bn., but the three regiments were very close together. The three highest companies were E, 1st; I, 1st; A, 3rd. All officers and men armed with revolvers have taken part in pistol competition and of these 178 in 1910 qualified as Marksmen or better and in 1911, 187. As a stimulus to participation in rifle and pistol practice, various prizes have been offered. In 1910 the gold watch offered by the officers of the Guard was won by Sergeant L. L. Bailey, Co. C, 3rd Inf., who also won the National Guard Trophy. The Badger medal was won by Sergeant Adolpii Patzer, Q. M. Sergeant, Co. D, 1st Inf. and the revolver presented by General Charles King for the best revolver score was won by 2nd Lieutenant Carl Penner, 1st Cav. In 1911 the watch and trophy were won by 2nd Lieutenant Gustave C. Schwandt, 2nd Inf., and the revolver by Captain Robert Small Arms Practice. A. Merrill, 3rd Inf. The three National Defense trophies were won by Co. E, 1st; Co. I, 1st, and Co. A, 3rd. In 1910 and 1911 the Pfister Trophy annually awarded to the best all around company in the state was won by Co. E, 1st Inf. The state team for the National Team Match, shot at Camp Perry, Ohio, under direction of the War Department, was composed as follows: Leonard L. Bailey, Sergt. Co. "C," 3rd Inf. Alex. E. Sheills, Corporal Co. "E," 1st Inf. Gustave C. Schwandt, Corporal Co. "F," 2nd Inf. Carl L. Behnken, Color Sergt., 3rd Inf. Bert Funk, Private, Co. "E," 2nd Inf. Ernest V. Cook, Private Troop "A," 1st Cav. John Klinge, Private, Co. "B," 3rd Inf....
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  • Paperback | 90 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 177g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236844262
  • 9781236844262