Gun Writer Hal Swiggett Dies

Longtime gun writer Hal Swiggett, 87, has died in San…

Longtime gun writer Hal Swiggett, 87, has died in San Antonio, Texas. A gun writer for over fifty years he was an African big game hunter with over 25 hunts with a handgun only, a 30-year contributor to Gun Digest, Field Editor of the “North American Hunter” and Senior Editor of Harris Publications. Swiggett was included in the “Top Ten” Outstanding American Handgunner Award ten times, served on the committee that built the NRA National Firearms Museum and was an ordained minister.

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  • james g swiggett

    not sure if we were related but i think so !