Obituaries

Obituaries

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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National Rifle Association

Obituaries

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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Dave Meaby

It is with heavy hearts that we have to announce the death of Dave Meaby. Dave, former club secretary for Llandudno and Colwyn Bay Marksmen and the Welsh Gallery Rifle Club, as well as organiser for the Army (ATSC) Gallery Rifle Open competitions, sadly passed away on Saturday August 18th 2018. Dave was a regular

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