Harry Alexander (rugby union)

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Harry Alexander
Full name Harry Alexander
Date of birth 6 January 1879
Place of birth Birkenhead
Date of death 17 October 1915
Place of death Hulluch (aged 36 years 284 days)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Forward
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1900-1902  England 7 Pts:7;

Harry Alexander (1879–1915) was a rugby union international who represented England from 1900 to 1902.[1] He also captained his country.[1]

Early life[edit]

Harry Alexander was born on 6 January 1879 in Birkenhead.[1]

Rugby union career[edit]

Alexander made his international debut on 3 February 1900 at Athletic Ground, Richmond in the England vs Ireland match.[1] Of the 7 matches he played for his national side he was on the winning side on 2 occasions.[1] He played his final match for England on 8 February 1902 at Welford Road, Leicester in the England vs Ireland match.[1]


Sporting positions
Preceded by
William Bunting
English National Rugby Union Captain
Jan 1902
Succeeded by
John Daniell