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Full name Vernon George Nagel
Born March 6, 1905, Bendigo, Victoria
Died April 27, 1974, Sandringham, Victoria (aged 69 years 52 days)
Major teams Victoria
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium
Height 6 ft 6 in
Relation Twin brother - LE Nagel
Vernon Nagel was a 6'6" fast bowler - his brother, the same height, was of the same type - who played four times for Victoria in the 1930s, He had little success, although on his debut against the MCC in 1932-33 he did hit Eddie Paytner in the face, forcing him to retire with some loosened teeth.
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