George Butler      

Full name George Stephen Butler

Born December 16, 1900, Kennett, Marlborough, Wiltshire

Died September 21, 1969, Kingswear, Devon (aged 68 years 279 days)

Major teams Minor Counties, Somerset

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 8 14 0 411 121 29.35 1 3 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 8 42 22 0 - - - 3.14 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1920 - 1939
Profile

Wisden obituary
BUTLER, GEORGE S., who died on September 19 aged 68, was in the Marlborough XI from 1916 to 1919, being captain in the last year. He appeared for the Public schools XI and Lord's Schools at Lord's. As an attractive opening batsman, he assisted Wiltshire from 1920 till the outbreak of the Second World War and was frequently chosen to represent the Minor Counties against touring teams. For many years Headmaster of Winchester Lodge Preparatory School, Torquay, he captained the local club for over 20 seasons.

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 315/7 (108 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 50/1 (19 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 Kent 346/4 (82 ov)
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-26
Leics 238 Essex 368/8 (103 ov)
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 257/5 (71.2 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 Surrey 354/6 (113 ov)
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 153/1 (40 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 200/4 (61 ov) Notts 94
1st ODI: England v Pakistan at Southampton - Aug 24
England won by 44 runs (D/L method)
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