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Rugby players


65 People in group

Hopkin Windsor Lewis

Hopkin Windsor Lewis

1906-1982
Rugby player
Sitter in 2 portraits
Harry Lind

Harry Lind

1906-1986
Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Derrick Bell Lorraine

Herbert Derrick Bell Lorraine

1913-1982
Rugby player; son of J.C. Lorraine
Sitter in 4 portraits
David James MacMyn

David James MacMyn

1903-1978
Rugby player, President of the Scottish Rugby Union and surgeon
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Alan Middleton

John Alan Middleton

born 1894
Sportsman; rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frank Mitchell

Frank Mitchell

1872-1935
South African cricketer and rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Patrick ('Pat') Munro

Patrick ('Pat') Munro

1883-1942
Politician and rugby union player
Sitter in 1 portrait
J.E. Mussett

J.E. Mussett

Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Nepia

George Nepia

1905-1986
New Zealand rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
H.R. Parfitt

H.R. Parfitt

Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Brooke Purdon

William Brooke Purdon

1881-1950
Major-General, rugby union player, physician and medical superintendent
Sitter in 4 portraits
L.E. Richettes

L.E. Richettes

Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
A.F. Roberts

A.F. Roberts

Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mandip Sehmi

Mandip Sehmi

1980-
Wheelchair rugby player; Paralympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Wilson Shaw

Robert Wilson Shaw

1913-1979
Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Allan Edward ('Jack') Siggins

John Allan Edward ('Jack') Siggins

1909-1995
Rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roger Spencer Spong

Roger Spencer Spong

1906-1980
Rugby player
Sitter in 2 portraits
Andrew Ernest Stoddart

Andrew Ernest Stoddart

1863-1915
Cricketer and rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jim Sullivan

Jim Sullivan

1903-1977
Welsh rugby league footballer and coach
Sitter in 2 portraits
(William) Wavell Wakefield, 1st Baron Wakefield of Kendal

(William) Wavell Wakefield, 1st Baron Wakefield of Kendal

1898-1983
Rugby player and Conservative politician; MP for Swindon
Sitter in 9 portraits

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