Joe Periton

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Joe Periton
Full name Harold Greaves Periton
Date of birth 8 March 1901
Date of death April 1980
Place of death (registered in) Westminster (aged 79 years days)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1925-1930  England 21 Pts:18;
Tries:6;
Conv:0;
Pens:0;
Drop:0

Joe Periton (1901–1980) was a rugby union international who represented England from 1925 to 1930.[1] He also captained his country.[1]

Early life[edit]

Joe Periton was born on 8 March 1901 in .[1]

Rugby union career[edit]

Periton made his international debut on 17 January 1925 at Twickenham in the England vs Wales match.[1] Of the 21 matches he played for his national side he was on the winning side on 12 occasions.[1] He played his final match for England on 15 March 1930 at Twickenham in the England vs Scotland match.[1]

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