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The Horse Shows - Schofield Barracks, Hawaiian Division 1930's


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Salvage Sailor

Aloha Everyone,

 

While trolling through my piles of junk yesterday with a visiting USMF member I uncovered this stash of Hawaiian Division Horse Show programs which were annual events at Schofield Barracks between the wars. These shows were intra-Division athletic competitions which were also open to equestrian family members in some categories of competition.

 

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Salvage Sailor

I have more of these somewhere with a pile of 'smoker' (boxing matches), basketball and baseball items

 

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These books are always filled with details about the history of the Division and the competing units

 

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1931

 

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...and of course, soldiers artwork

 

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Salvage Sailor

1932 Program

 

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Art Deco style was the rage in the early 1930's

 

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Hawaiian Division Special Troops (HQ) and the 35th Infantry

 

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One often sees photos of HD troops on furlough to the Big Island (Hawaii) touring the Volcanos and Hilo. How did they get there?

 

The Army's Navy - U.S.A.T. General Royal T. Frank

 

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more

 

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1932

 

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Salvage Sailor

On to 1934 (I'll post samples of other years when I come across them)

 

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1934

 

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Artillery in the competition

 

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Steeplechase course and an interesting category - Mascots - by type, size, and just darn good looking. Mules vs. Wolfhounds, Bulldogs vs. Terriers, and who entered the rats and mice?

 

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1934 Horse and Transportation Show 07b.jpg

 

 

....and lest we forget, the mechanized AA Coast Artillery horning in with their steeds

 

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Very neat. The Royal T. Frank is a beautiful ship. Reminds me of the Medea at the San Diego Maritime Museum. I also love the font on the 1934 title page. Don't see that used much anymore!

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Salvage Sailor

June 1931 Horse Show - 11th Field Artillery 155mm Display

 

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11th FA 155mm Howitzer 1931 001.jpg

 

11th FA Caisson 1933 Horse Show 001.jpg

 

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THAT GUY

My Great Grandfather helped put one of these on for 1930 at the S.B. Do those programs exists for 1930? Would love to own one. 

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12thengr

 9th FA rubber tired 155mm in the woods at Ft. Lewis 1940 or '41. Towed with a GMC 'horse'.

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Man those are really cool magazines. Did they just bring back the Pre WW2 section on the forum cause I don't recall ever seeing it?

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Salvage Sailor

The boards were reorganized and rearranged recently

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Salvage Sailor

 

On 6/21/2022 at 7:09 AM, THAT GUY said:

My Great Grandfather helped put one of these on for 1930 at the S.B. Do those programs exists for 1930? Would love to own one. 

 

Yes, there is a 1930 program but I don't have that one scanned yet

 

1933 Program covers

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Salvage Sailor

Official Program

Hawaiian Division Horse Show Schofield Barracks

Friday, June 21st - Saturday, June 22nd 1940

At the Division Horse Show Ring

 

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Enlisted Men's Mounts, Privately Owned Mounts, Family Groups, Polo Mounts, Touch and Out

 

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Pairs, Four Line Teams, Packing Race, Seat and Hands, Road Hacks, Open Jumping

 

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Enlisted Men's Jumping Competition, Ladies' Mounts, Mounted Machine Gun Squad competition, Polo Bending Race, Saddlebred Horses, Officer's Charger.

 

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Mounted Machine Gun Squad Competition

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Other events - Hunt Teams, Children's Horsemanship, Plantation Mounts, Combination 3-Gaited, Garment Race, Handy Hunter, Championship for the Chun Hoon Trophy.

 

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PAU! (i.e. finished, The End)

 

 

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THAT GUY
48 minutes ago, Salvage Sailor said:

 

 

Yes, there is a 1930 program but I don't have that one scanned yet

 

1933 Program covers

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Wow! Please tag me whenever you get it alscanned! Thank you.

 

Sam

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