122_171 - Unknown Team Collingwood Style

Charles Boyles Collection SLV

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SLV Accession no. H2008.122/171

Team: Unknown
Location: Glenferrie Oval

People: Fred Green (sleeveless jumper in centre of photo)


Taken at Glenferrie Oval circa late 1940’s with the Hawthorn grandstand in the background. The team in the background seemingly preparing for a photo shoot appear to be wearing Hawthorn-style vertical stripes. Small number of spectators. Cannot identify team or players. No evidence this is a Services team. More likely Sunday League. Eighteen players. Also officials, trainers and mascots. Collingwood-style jumper. Player in sleeveless jumper in centre of photo resembles Fred Green (Essendon/St.Kilda VFL).

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A number of players are wearing black armbands

Fred Green (ex Essendon (1939-41, 1943, 1946)
StKilda (1947-51),
Army Services and Navy

One player appears in a what appears to be a Collingwood thirds team 1986.1170.661

One Player appears in a Carlton team circa 41-43 1986.1170.1040

One player appear in an Army services photo 122_249


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