Johnnie Johnson      

Full name Frank Sidney Roland Johnson

Born August 4, 1917, Simla, Punjab

Died May 10, 2009 (aged 91 years 279 days)

Major teams Combined Services, Delhi, Sind

Batting style Right-hand bat

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 5 9 0 142 39 15.77 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1941/42 - 1947
Profile

Air Vice-Marshall Johnnie Johnson was one of a number of English cricketers whose first-class experience came while serving with the forces in India in World War Two, playing four times for Sind as an opening batsman and the only European on the team. His one first-class appearance in England came in 1947 playing for Combined Services against Oxford University.

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Notes

Appointed OBE in 1963 and CB in 1973

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 & 49/0d Derbyshire 77/2d & 50/3
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Leics won by 6 wickets
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan 371 Northants 157 & 269/9 (f/o)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 & 83/4 Worcs 403/5d
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 & 144/7 Middlesex 260
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 448 & 18/0 Lancashire 429
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-4
Notts 255 & 243 Sussex 189 & 123/8
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