Full name David Russell Hayward
Born June 7, 1920, Australia
Died April 21, 1945, Lasham Hill Farm, Hampshire (aged 24 years 318 days)
Major teams Middlesex, Oxford University
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak googly
|First-class span||1939 - 1939|
Flying Officer David Hayward died in a flying accident when a First Officer Air Transport Auxiliary. An accurate legbreak bowler who could also score runs "by an unorthodox method" according to The Times, he was in the Oxford University side in his first year, taking 19 wickets in eight appearances, but did not win a Blue. He made one appearance later that summer for Middlesex. He was in the Harrow XI between 1936 and 1938.