Great Britain Shooting at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 29, 1956
Date Finished: December 5, 1956

Events for Great Britain: 6
Participants for Great Britain: 6 (6 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Steffen Cranmer (22 years, 208 days)
Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Ernest Fear (53 years, 56 days)
Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's Rapid-Fire Pistol, 25 metres

Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres

Men's Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres

Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres

Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres

Men's Trap

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Joe Wheater 38 Men's Trap 18
Ernest Fear 53 Men's Trap 21