Thomas Truman

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Thomas Truman
Personal information
Born(1880-12-29)29 December 1880
Newton Abbot, Devon
Died 14 September 1918(1918-09-14) (aged 37)
Etrun, France
Batting Right-handed
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1910-1913 Gloucestershire
Source: Cricinfo, 30 March 2014

Thomas Truman (29 December 1880 14 September 1918) was an English cricketer. He played for Gloucestershire between 1910 and 1913. [1]

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Gloucestershire County Cricket Club english Cricket Club

Gloucestershire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales. It represents the historic county of Gloucestershire. Founded in 1870, Gloucestershire have always been first-class and have played in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England. The club played its first senior match in 1870 and W. G. Grace was their captain. The club plays home games at the Bristol County Ground in the Bishopston area of north Bristol. A number of games are also played at the Cheltenham cricket festival at the College Ground, Cheltenham and matches have also been played at the Gloucester cricket festival at The King's School, Gloucester.

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References

  1. "Thomas Truman". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 30 March 2014.