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Charles Backman
Born (1884-04-14)14 April 1884
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Died 25 April 1915(1915-04-25) (aged 31)
Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Ottoman Turkey

Charles James Backman (14 April 1884 – 25 April 1915) was an Australian cricketer. He played in one first-class match for South Australia in the 1911–12 Sheffield Shield season.[1][2] He was killed during the Gallipoli Campaign[3][4] and was the first Australian cricketer who played in the Sheffield Shield to be killed in World War I.[5]

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