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Jim Burrows (soldier) (James Thomas Burrows) was born on 13 July, 1904 in Prebbleton, New Zealand, is a player. Discover Jim Burrows (soldier)'s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 87 years old?

Popular As James Thomas Burrows
Occupation N/A
Age 87 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 13 July 1904
Birthday 13 July
Birthplace Prebbleton, New Zealand
Date of death (1991-06-10)
Died Place N/A
Nationality New Zealand

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Jim Burrows (soldier) Height, Weight & Measurements

At 87 years old, Jim Burrows (soldier) height is 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) and Weight 79 kg (174 lb).

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Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 79 kg (174 lb)
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Dating & Relationship status

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Jim Burrows (soldier) Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Jim Burrows (soldier) worth at the age of 87 years old? Jim Burrows (soldier)’s income source is mostly from being a successful player. He is from New Zealand. We have estimated Jim Burrows (soldier)'s net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Leaving the army in 1944, he became rector of Waitaki Boys' High School. He resigned this position in 1949 and rejoined the Army, serving as commander of the New Zealand force in Korea in 1953. In 1953, Burrows was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal.


A Territorial Force officer, Burrows volunteered for overseas service during the Second World War. Serving in Greece, Crete, North Africa and Italy, he rose to the rank of brigadier. He was made a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO) in 1942, and awarded a bar to the DSO in 1944.


Burrows also played nine first-class matches for the Canterbury cricket team in the Plunket Shield. An opening bowler, he took 4 for 24 when Canterbury dismissed Auckland for 56 in 1931–32. Batting customarily at number eleven, he had the unusual record of never being dismissed in any of his 12 innings.


As a rugby union player, Burrows was a hooker. He represented Canterbury in 1923 and from 1925 to 1930. He was a member of the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, on their first ever tour of South Africa in 1928. On that tour he played in nine matches and scored two tries, but he did not appear in any of the Tests. He was sole selector and coach of the Canterbury team from 1932 to 1933, and manager–coach for the All Blacks in their 1937 test series against South Africa.


Brigadier James Thomas Burrows CBE DSO* ED (13 July 1904 – 10 June 1991) was a New Zealand teacher, sportsman, administrator, and military leader. He was born in Prebbleton, New Zealand, on 13 July 1904. Following his education at Christchurch Boys' High School, he became a teacher. He graduated from Canterbury College in 1935 with a master's thesis titled A comparison between the early colonisations of New Zealand and America.