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Headley T. Baxter

(1919-2004), Tennis player; son of R.H. Baxter

Sitter in 3 portraits

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Headley T. Baxter, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x179678

Headley T. Baxter

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 January 1936
NPG x179678

Headley T. Baxter, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x179679

Headley T. Baxter

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 January 1936
NPG x179679

Headley T. Baxter, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x179680

Headley T. Baxter

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 January 1936
NPG x179680

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Jennifer Douglas

21 May 2019, 10:02

Hedley Baxter and Raymond Baxter the Broadcaster were cousins.

Jennie Dettmer

11 November 2018, 07:38

Headley Baxter was my maternal grandfather, he was Captain of the British Davis Cup team (tennis) as well as a Wimbledon player. Telegraph obituary here although they have misspelt his forename.

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/2386001/Sports-Round-up.html

Born 29 March 1919

I can summarize his singles and doubles tennis career if helpful? He was successful at Junior Wimbledon which may be why his portrait was completed in 1936 aged 17.

I would very much like to see these portraits if possible?

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