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Keith Miller
Keith Miller

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Keith Miller, cricketer, played in Don Bradman`s Invincibles team on the 1948 tour to England. Miller was a magnificent attacking batsman, averaging almost 37 in 55 Tests and scoring 2,958 runs, including seven centuries. He also took 170 wickets at an average of 22.97 in 55 Tests from March 1946 to October 1956.

Miller was a bomber pilot during World War Two, a former ABC commentator, and a talented footballer who played 50 VFL games for St Kilda and represented Victoria in 1946.

Location

Address:Brunton Avenue, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.820525
Long: 144.98204
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport
Monument Designer:Louis Laumen

Dedication

Front Inscription

Keith R. Miller AM MBE 1919 - 2004.

A mercurial, match-winning all-rounder (he also played 50 games of Aussie Rules for St Kilda Footbal Club), and was universally admired as one of the game`s greatest players in the decade after World War II. He represented Victoria at cricket and football

Source: MA
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