Harry Blacklidge      

Full name Henry George Blacklidge

Born July 14, 1884, Stoughton, Surrey

Died May 23, 1917, Amara, Mesopotamia (aged 32 years 313 days)

Major teams Surrey

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium, Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 7 9 2 100 45 14.28 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 7 645 334 10 4/26 33.40 3.10 64.5 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1908 - 1913
Profile

A useful fast bowler, Sergt.-Major Henry Blacklidge, (Hants Regt) died of dysentery in Mesopotamia in May. He had made a handful of appearances for Surrey in 1912 and 1913 and was qualifying for Hampshire when war broke out and was also doing coaching at Derbyshire.
Martin Williamson