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Full name Walter Berkeley Cornock
Born January 1, 1921, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died November 20, 2007, Mollymook, New South Wales, Australia (aged 86 years 323 days)
Major teams Leicestershire
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Left-arm medium
Walter Cornock was an Australian who helped Leicestershire out for one season in 1948 with no commensurate success. It was his only season in first-class cricket. Recruited as an allrounder - a middle-order batsman and left-arm medium pacer - he made little impression with the ball but did make five fifties without going on to record a big score. He returned to Australia at the end of the summer. He made one peacetime Football League appearance - in Rochdale's home game v Hartlepool United on November 22, 1947. He was Rochdale's fourth goalie in twelve matches and they lost 0-2. Earlier, he'd made six wartime appearances for Oldham Athletic in 1940-41, and played for Hereford United before Rochdale.
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