Bert Strudwick, cricketer
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|Photographer / Origin of Photo||Tom Francis|
|Notes / History||Born in 1880, Renowned wicket-keeper Herbert ‘Bert’ Strudwick was a true son of Mitcham.
He played in 28 Test matches for England, and his record of 1493 dismissals is the third-highest by any wicket-keeper in the history of first-class cricket.