Richard Bagnall-Oakeley

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Richard Bagnall-Oakeley
Born December 1865
Died 1947
Nationality Welsh
Known for Olympic archer

Richard Henry Bagnall-Oakeley (December 1865 – 1947) was a Welsh archer who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London. He was born in Penallt, Monmouthshire, Wales.


Richard Henry Bagnall-Oakeley was born in December 1865. the youngest child of the Reverend William and Mary Ellen Bagnall-Oakeley.[1][2] Bagnall-Oakeley entered the double York round event in 1908, taking 21st place with 374 points. He also participated in the Continental style event but his result is unknown. He was a member of the Royal Toxophilite Society.[3]

He died in 1947 in Gloucestershire.[3]


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  2. ^ Bagnall-Oakeley, William. "1911 Wales Census". Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911. The National Archives of the UK, 1911 (as re-printed on 
  3. ^ a b "Richard Bagnall-Oakley". SR/Olympic Sports. Retrieved 7 May 2012. 
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