• ARRSE have partnered with Armadillo Merino to bring you an ARRSE exclusive, generous discount offer on their full price range.
    To keep you warm with the best of Merino gear, visit www.armadillomerino.co.uk and use the code: NEWARRSE40 at the checkout to get 40% off!
    This superb deal has been generously offered to us by Armadillo Merino and is valid until midnight on the the 28th of February.

Wrex Tarr RIP

#1
I assume many old Rhodies already know that Wrex Tarr passed away last month. I only read about it today so apologies if there have been previous posts.

Wrex was an entertainer: a raconteur and radio personality in Rhodesia and also a sportsman, a regular Bisley face who also represented Zimbabwe in archery at the Seoul Olympics. he was also a police reservist during the bush war.

I only met him the once but found him a very friendly, easy-going guy and he was a good mate of my old man's.

CDs of his humour (like 'The terrorist's lament') pop up regularly as items for sale on Rhodesian web-sites. Apparently he was struck down by a heart attack, aged 71, while entertaining the bowls players post-match in South Africa.

RIP gentleman and sportsman.

RIP
 

Latest Threads

New Posts