Player Archive - M.J. Campbell-Lamerton

M.J. Campbell-Lamerton player photo.
  • Country: Scotland Scotland
  • Points Scored: 0
Michael John Campbell-Lamerton was born in Valletta, Malta, on 1 August 1933 and educated at Ottershaw School, Guildford, and Fettes College before he became a career soldier. During the course of 33 years service he rose to the rank of colonel in the Duke of Wellington's Regiment and later became bursar at Balliol College, Oxford. A formidable lock forward who could also play at number 8, he played for Halifax, Blackheath and London Scottish and between 1961 and 1966 gained 23 caps for Scotland, including two as captain. In 1962 he played 20 matches, including four tests, for the British Isles in South Africa and in 1966 was captain on the next tour to Australasia and Canada, playing in 22 matches, including four tests. He also captained the Barbarians against Swansea in 1964 and Leicester in 1966. Mike Campbell-Lamerton was the father of J.R.E. Campbell-Lamerton [q.v.]. He died on 17 March 2005, aged 71.

Games Played

Date Opponent Points    
27 December 1966 Leicester Tigers 0 Full Squad Match Images
30 March 1964 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
28 March 1964 Cardiff 0 Full Squad Match Images
17 November 1962 Canada 0 Full Squad Match Images
23 April 1962 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
21 April 1962 Cardiff 0 Full Squad Match Images