Sub-Lieutenant Thomas Henry Greet

Born: 1921
Pupil: 1936 eIder brother already at Shoreham
Parents: John and E.F Greet
Address: Fuchia Cottage, Freshbrook Road, Lancing
School Details: Was in Nelson House.
"Our Record" 109 IVB Middle 9/26
"Our Record" 109 IVB Middle 2/24
"Our Record" 110 2 Xl Cricket: "As a batsman he has a lot to learn, but his bowling has been a very great asset this year, as he took 19 wickets all told. With a little more speed and variety in his breaks, he should be a source of danger to the best batsman.
"Our Record" 112 He gained the National Society of Art masters Examination in Drawing.
Cricket 2nd Xl: "A crafty bowler with a deadly spin which should wreck many a batsman’s average whenever there is a soft wicket. Is also a good bat when he has the patience to play himself in.
"Our Record" 113 "Greet has played brilliantly at all times".
"Our Record" 114 "A tricky spin bowler and a careful bat.
"Our Record" 115 1st in Cross-Country
1937 Junior Cambridge.
1939 Secondary Cambridge
Military Details: H.M.S. Grebe was a Fleet-Air land base in Dekhelia Egypt.
Memorial: Lee-on-Solent Memorial
Hampshire
Bay 4 Panel 2.

 

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