Obituaries

Obituaries

John Hastie – New Zealand

It is with sadness that we have learnt of the passing of John Hastie of New Zealand, Life Member of the NRA of New Zealand.  Our sincere condolences go to his family and friends. We would like to share the tribute to him:  https://www.nranz.com/news-and-events/news/rip-john-hastie/  

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Bill Curtis

Bill Curtis  1931-2021 Antique Arms & Militaria Shooter, Collector and Historian   William (Bill) Scott Curtis was born in Putney in June 1931, an only child, the son of Arthur and Elspeth. He was a day boy at a grammar school in Sussex where he was brought up during the war. He witnessed many events

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John Sedgley Bennett

John Bennett (Life member LMRA & NRA) passed away peacefully on the 9th of January 2021 aged 89 after a short illness. John first came to Bisley in 1952, appearing in the final of the Queen’s Prize eleven times being placed seventh on two occasions in 1971 & 1973. He represented England in the National

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Stephen Williams 1955-2020

We are sorry to learn that Sqn Ldr Steve Williams of the Air Cadets (1344 Cardiff Sqn) and Welsh Fullbore and Smallbore coach passed away shortly before midnight on Saturday 11.01.20 having been suffering for several years with cancer. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends. Funeral details to follow when known.

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Memorial Service for Mark Bradley

A Memorial Service in remembrance of the former CSR Rep Mark Bradley will take place this Saturday 2nd November at 8:15am on the 600 yard firing point of Century Range, Bisley. The Service will be conducted by the Reverend M Chester CF, who led the Armistice Remembrance Service in 2018 where Mark read the Kohima

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Mark Bradley

We are sad to report the passing of Mark Bradley yesterday. Mark fought his illness with typical vigour and stoicism, even managing to compete in the 2019 Imperial CSR competitions. He was popular with NRA members and staff alike; his determination to protect and promote target shooting was unwavering. Our thoughts and condolences are with

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Dr Nick Jeffs

It is with great sadness that the NRA have learned of the passing of Dr Nick Jeffs. Nick was a Life Member of the Association and also it’s Honorary Medical Advisor. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time.

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Phil Amy

We are sorry to report the passing of Phil Amy, long time NRA member and stalwart Jersey rifleman. Amongst many other things, Phil was involved in two of Jersey’s finest moments in Fullbore shooting: their first ever victory in the Kolapore in 1984 – when he not only shot, but also coached – and in

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