Historical information

Arthur Henry Miers played for cricket, football and baseball teams in Kew for a number of decades in the first half of the twentieth century. He was born on 22 November 1901, the son of Rodolph Theophilus Miers (1874-1951) and Margaret Frances (Margaretta) Fry (1875-1958). He had two brothers, Rodolph Cecil Miers (1904-80) and Charles Wilfred Miers (1906-88), and a sister Marjorie Elizabeth Miers (1911-84). Arthur Miers died in Kew on 25 January 1966, and after his body was cremated, his body was interred in the Mausoleum of Boroondara General (Kew) Cemetery.

Physical description

Black and white original print positive of M&MTB Roster Clerks, posed leaning over a desk with print rosters. L-R. Eddie Blatchford, Arthur Miers and G Marks.

Inscriptions & markings

Stamped: "Copyright / Not for reproduction / Herald Sun Feature Service / Melbourne Australia"