Bryn Day

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Bryn Day
Personal information
Full name Brynley Day
Born 24 November 1919[1]
Bridgend, Wales[2]
Died 26 September 1977(1977-09-26) (aged 57)[3]
Oldham, England
Playing information
Rugby union
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1947–47 Bridgend RFC
Rugby league
Position Prop, Loose forward/Lock
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1947 Warrington 18 4 0 0 12
1950–53 Oldham 75 3 1 0 11
Total 93 7 1 0 23
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1952 Wales 2 0 0 0 0

Bryn Day (24 November 1919 – 26 September 1977) birth registered in Bridgend district, was a Welsh rugby union and professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1940s, and 1950s, playing club level rugby union (RU) for Bridgend RFC, and playing representative level rugby league (RL) for Wales, and at club level for Warrington, and Oldham, as a prop, or loose forward/lock, i.e. number 8 or 10, or 13, during the era of contested scrums,[4] his death was registered in Oldham district.

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

Bryn Day won caps for Wales while at Oldham 1952 2-caps.[5]

Club career[edit]

Bryn Day made his début for Warrington on 8 February 1947, and played his final match for Warrington 30 August 1947.

Genealogical information[edit]

Bryn Day's marriage to Muriel G. (née John) (January→March 1924 in Cardiff district - April→June 1962 (aged 38) in Oldham district) was registered during January→March 1947 in Cardiff district.[6] They had children; Brynley J. Day (birth registered during July→September 1955 (age 61–62) in Oldham district). Following his first wife's death in 1962, Bryn Day's marriage to Sheila M. Beblot was registered during April→June 1968 in Oldham district.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Death details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Birth details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ Mather, Harold (27 September 1977). "Keighley lose chairman". The Guardian. London. p. 20. 
  4. ^ Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 108–114. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6. 
  5. ^ "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  6. ^ "Marriage details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  7. ^ "Second Marriage details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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