Atkins, G. Frank

1918 Sgt Maj GF Atkins
Sergeant Major G. Frank Atkins 1918

Sergeant Major G. Frank Atkins was a Sergeant in a photo of the Sergeants’ Mess in 1906 and is listed as BSM (Battalion Sergeant Major) in photos of the Mess in 1914, 1915, and 1918. When the Regiment expanded to 2 Battalions in 1908 each Battalion had a Sergeant Major and there was a Regimental Sergeant Major until 1922. In 1933 he won the QOR Rifle Association Cup where he is listed as Sergeant Major.

1915Bn Sgt Major Atkins

 

 

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Trophy and photos courtesy QOR Sergeants’ Mess

 

 

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Sergeant Major Atkins on parade (year unknown)

 

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