Harry Boyes
Full names: Harry Churchill
Date of birth: 12 Mar 1868
Place of birth: Cape Town
Schools: St Andrews, Grahamstown Diocesan College (Bishops)
Springbok no: 4
Debut test province: Griqualand West
Date of death: 26 Oct 1892 (Age 24)

Test summary: Tests: 2 Tries: 0
First Test: 30 Jul 1891 Age:23 Right Wing against Britain at Crusaders (St George's Park), Port Elizabeth
Last Test: 29 Aug 1891 Age:23 Right Wing against Britain at Eclectic Cricket Ground, Kimberley
Test history:
30 Jul 189123Right WingBritainLose: 0-4 Crusaders (St George's Park), Port ElizabethGriquas
29 Aug 189123Right WingBritainLose: 0-3 Eclectic Cricket Ground, KimberleyGriquas

Harry Boyes

  • Was the first secretary of the SA Rugby Board when it was founded in 1889
  • Was killed in an accident at the Kimberley Exhibition in 1892, the first South African rugby international to die.