Red Leg

Location
Texas Hill Country
Country of residence
USA
State/Province of residence
Texas
How did you find AfricaHunting.com?
Web search
About You
Former Major General, US Army
I am a
  1. Hunter
  2. Fisherman
Member of
SCI DSC life memberships / NRA Patron Life
Gender
Male
Have you hunted in Africa?
Yes
Number of times I have hunted in Africa
Eight
My favorite African country
Mozambique / Zambia
Hunted
Mexico, Namibia, RSA, Zambia, Germany, Austria, Argentina, Canada, Mozambique, Spain, US (15 states)
Species I have hunted in Africa
Cape Buffalo (4), Leopard, Blue Wildebeast, Oryx, Warthog, Impala, Kudu, Springbuck, Hartman Zebra, Burchell Zebra, Waterbuck, Crawshay Defassa Waterbuck, Hartebeest, Steinbok, Common Duiker, Jackal, Baboon, Nyala, Sable, Reedbuck, Oribi, Cape Eland, Livingstone Eland, Suni, Bush Pig, Chobe Bush Buck, Red Duiker, Black Wildebeest, Blue Duiker, Puku, Kafue Lechwe, and Lichtenstein Hartebeest.
My best African Trophy
Gold Medal Springbuck (Omaruru, Nam)/ 42" Cape Buffalo (Caprivi, Nam), 31" Waterbuck (Eden, Nam),
My favorite African trophies
Cape Buffalo, Kudu, Livingstone Eland, Blue Duiker, and Leopard
My preferred weapon(s)
.318 Westley Richards, .275 Rigby Highland Stalker, 7x65R Bailey Bradshaw single shot, Blaser R8 (.375/.300WM), S2 Blaser (.375 & 30-06), Evans 12 bore Paradox, any golden age British game gun
What weapon(s) do you hunt with?
  1. Rifle
  2. Shotgun
My preferred optic(s)
Leupold /Swarovski/Zeiss/Leica scopes and Leica Binos
Gear I cannot live without
Leica Range-finding binoculars
My best hunting tip
None of us are getting out of this alive - hunt while you can
My other interests
Great books, great art, great guns (love prewar sxs's, combination guns, and rifles), and a great wine. Also, very much into 18th and 19th century militaria.

Signature

"We sleep soundly in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm" Rudyard Kipling via George Orwell via Richard Grenier

"The past is a foreign country, they do things differently there." L.P. Hartley

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