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William John Edrich
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Born in Blofield, Norfolk
Born on 26th of March 1916
Died on 24th of April 1986

Born 1916. Died 1986 - English cricketer.



Played 39 tests. In 1938 scored 1,000 runs before end of May. With Dennis Compton shared a third wicket Test partnership of 370 runs against South Africa at Lords in 1947.

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