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29-01-2011, 11:43   #1
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It is with great sadness that I have to tell you all that JW left this world yesterday.

Some of you may only remember him from his passionate (sometimes over-passionate!) contributions to these forums; others from his fantastic exploits down through the years as the finest clay pigeon shot this country produced; others from his exploits as an expert and master deer stalker.

I will choose to remember him as a great friend, I will miss his steadfastness, his assuredness in his views, his confidence, his drive and enthusiasm.

One thing is for sure, the world will be a duller place without him.
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29-01-2011, 11:47   #2
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I didn't know the chap personnaly, i'm shocked, may he rest in peace.
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29-01-2011, 11:49   #3
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RIP. i enjoyed reading his posts. sad loss to shooting community
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RIP. Never knew the man apart from on boards but had great respect for him.
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29-01-2011, 11:59   #5
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RIP. Helped me get into stalking and was an absolute gentleman any time I spoke to him. A huge loss to Irish shooting.
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29-01-2011, 12:05   #6
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Well put Jack,

God rest ya John
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29-01-2011, 12:07   #7
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holy ****
never knew him or met him
always enjoyed reading what he had to say
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29-01-2011, 12:12   #8
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I shot with John many times on the Sporting circuit, an excellent shot and he illuminated this forum.

Rest in Reace John.
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May he rest in peace and our condolences to his family, a hugh loss of experience to Irish stalking and deer management.
Prior to that he was a huge loss to this site!, I always enjoyed his posts.
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29-01-2011, 12:23   #10
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rip

i think most on here will have recieved info from jwshooter at som point..

He was a gent, and knew his stuff
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RIP John

Will be missed by all
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29-01-2011, 13:16   #13
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It's no secret that jw and I didn't get on well, but when he posted here about what he knew, you knew he knew what he was talking about, and I enjoyed reading those posts immensely. Terrible loss.
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RIP JW, thoughts go out to his loved ones.
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29-01-2011, 13:43   #15
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He will be sadly missed . RIP JOHN
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