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Michael Davis

We are very sorry to inform you that Michael Davis has passed away.

Michael was a stalwart of our match rifle fraternity, Vice President of the English Eight Club, Co President of the Stickledown Club among other appointments and gave huge support to our sport which he enjoyed since Oxford.

He took great interest in the results and achievements of match rifle teams, only recently arranging champagne for the GB Woomera team following their victory in Tasmania.

His lively sense of humour will be missed, as will the familiar sight of him with Green Jim, his pet parrot, perched on his shoulder and with his fireman?s helmet on, setting light to the rocket signalling commencement of proceedings on Stickledown day.



Updated: 19-May-16 (Original posting: 18-May-16)

Anthony Grey Mitchell

Tony was a member of ATSC, shot for Cornwall, Regular Army, Combined Services, Ireland and GB Veterans.
He died after a very short illness and will be sadly missed.

For details of the funeral arrangements Click here

Updated: 03-May-16 (Original posting: 03-May-16)

John Blackman

Sussex County Rifle Association were saddened to learn of the death at the age of 94, on Sunday 17 April at Battle in Sussex, of John Blackman.

John was a stalwart member of the Association, representing the County, England and Great Britain during his shooting years.

His wife Rosemary died in January of this year, aged 93.

His funeral is to be held on 4 May at St Mary's, Battle at 12 noon.

A fuller obituary will appear in the NRA Journal.

Updated: 27-Apr-16 (Original posting: 22-Apr-16)

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