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Reggie Pridmore

Full name: Reginald George "Reggie" Pridmore
Gender: Male
Born: April 29, 1886 in Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, Great Britain
Died: March 13, 1918 in Piave River, Venezia, Italy
Affiliations: Cov & North Warwicks Hockey Club, Coventry (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Reggie Pridmore attended the now defunct Elstow School, Bedford, which was closed down permanently in 1916 when it was requisitioned as a school for Army officers. At school he was a notable hockey player and cricketer and later achieved distinction in both sports. At hockey, Pridmore played inside-left for Coventry, and represented England 19 times between 1908 and 1913. At the 1908 Olympics he was England's leading scorer with four goals against Ireland and hat-tricks against both France and Scotland. As a cricketer he played 14 times for Warwickshire as a middle order batsman between 1909 and 1912 and also appeared occasionally for Hertfordshire. During the war, Pridmore served as a major in the Royal Horse & Field Artillery, winning a Military Cross on the Somme before being killed in action in Italy.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey Men's Hockey England-1 GBR 1 Gold

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey England-1 GBR Final Standings 1 1908-10-29 3 10
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey England-1 GBR Final Round Match 1/2 1 1908-10-31 England-1 8, Ireland-2 1 4
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey England-1 GBR Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1908-10-30 England-1 6, Scotland-3 1 3
1908 Summer 21 London Hockey England-1 GBR Round One Match #2 1 1908-10-29 England-1 10, France 1 3
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