Boys' Brigade Team
a photo of Boys' Brigade 28th Edinburgh Company
(who recently contributed to the
Craigmillar Recollections page on the EdinPhoto web site) is one of
the players in this team. He is kneeling in the
front row on the extreme right."
was taken at Cairntow Park, Craigmillar, around 1960."
"Jackie Leitch, captain of
this team built up a formidable size company, encouraging and passing
hundreds of local youths through his ranks.
It's good to hear from
I hope he still polishes-up the Cross Country Gold Medal that he won for
the Edinburgh Battalion at Aberdeen. He should have had a Post-Box
painted gold for that achievement !!"
Andy Wanstall, Swanston, Edinburgh
(ex.-BB, Edin. 28th Company),: Jan 27+29, 2013