You have to hand it to the British, when it comes to golf…and “rules”
German aircraft from Norway would fly on missions to northern England; because of the icy weather conditions, the barrels of their guns had a small dab of wax to protect them. As they crossed the coast, they would clear their guns by firing a few rounds at the golf courses. Golfers were urged to take cover.
This notice posted in war-torn Britain in 1940 for golfers with stiff upper lips.
You have to admit — these guys really had guts!
And, you thought you were a tough weather golfer.