Camp Perry National Matches, 1931 and 1933

Here’s another Camp Perry video from the National Archives. The description reads “On the Dewar small-bore rifle match held at Camp Perry, Ohio, in 1933. Teams fire slow and rapid fire from the 50 and 100-yard ranges. Targets are checked. The winning U.S. team poses and receives congratulations. Shows General Milton A. Reckord.” The entry in the National Archive can be viewed here.

About Dan Holmes

Dan Holmes started shooting competitive smallbore in 1986. During his Junior career, he earned two national junior team titles as well as local and regional wins. After a 10 year year hiatus to attend college and start a family, Dan returned to the sport and has added local, sectional and regional wins to his shooting resume. Dan is a Distinguished Rifleman, National Record Holder, U.S Dewar Team Member, Black Hawk Rifle Club Member, Digby Hand Schützenverein member, and is the founder of pronematch.com. He lives in Massachusetts with his wife and 2 children.
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1 Response to Camp Perry National Matches, 1931 and 1933

  1. PL says:

    That was cool! I especially like the target service during the 1931 DEWAR match. Wouldn’t it be so nice to have other people run out the cards & frames for you?

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