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Adm. at CAIUS, Oct. 2, 1893.
S. of Thomas, of Malton, Yorks.
B. Aug. 13, 1872, at Market Weighton.
School, St Peter's, York.
Matric. Michs. 1893.
Cricket 'blue,' 1894-7; Capt., 1896.
Played for Yorkshire, 1894-1904.
Football (rugby) 'blue,' 1893-5; Captain.
Captained England at Rugby Football and South Africa at cricket in 1904.
Also played in teams of 1897 and 1901 in America.
Served with the Yorkshire Hussars in the South African War, 1899-1902.
Secretary to Mr Abe Bailey, in 1905.
On the Stock Exchange at Johannesburg, 1909.
Served in the Great War, 1914-19 (Royal Field Artillery T.F.). An astute judge in matters of sport, whose advice was widely sought.
Died Oct. 11, 1935, at Blackheath.
(Venn, II. 533; Univ.
War List; The Times, Oct. 12, 1935.)
|Frank MITCHELL |
Approx. lifespan: 18721935
Adm Gonville & Caius College 1893:10:02
s. of Thomas MITCHELL of Malton, North Riding of Yorkshire ,
b. Market Weighton, [East Riding of Yorkshire], 1872:08:13
Sch: St Peter's School York, [Yorkshire],
Cricket "blue" 1894-97
Played for Yorkshire , 1894-1904
Football (rugby) "blue" 1893-95
Captained England at Rugby Football and South Africa , at cricket in1904
Also played in teams of 1897, and 1901 in USA ,
Served with the Yorks. Hussars in the South African War [South Africa], 1899-1902
Sec. to: : Mr Abe BAILEY, in1905
On the Stock Exchange Johannesburg, [South Africa], 1909
served in the Great War: 1914-19
(Royal Field Artillery T.F.)
An astute judge in matters of sport, whose advice was widely sought.
d. 1935:10:11 at Blackheath, [Kent],
( Venn, II. 533; University War List; The Times 1935:10:12)
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