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30 December 1884
7 January 1955
Gerald Patrick Desmond Hartigan (30 December 1884 in King William’s Town, Cape Province – 7 January 1955 in Durban, Natal) was a South African cricketer who played in five Tests from 1912 to 1914.
A right-arm fast medium and right-hand bat, Hartigan made his first class career with Border, taking 92 wickets and scoring three centuries. His best of 176 came against Eastern Province in 1910-11.
He also played six matches of soccer for South Africa.