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Don Wilks

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Born: 09-Aug-1917 (AFL Tables)
Died: 18-Nov-19831
Height: 173cm (AFL Tables)

Career

Player
Auburn
Camberwell c1938-1939
Hawthorn (VFL) 1943-1945 - 51 Games, 3 Goals

Coach
Echuca 1946
North Albury 1950

Comment


Camberwell
Among new players who did well were Jack
Cox, a rover from Auburn; Don Wilks, from
Hawthorn, a brother of last year's player, Ted Wilks
Association Football "GATE" DIVISION (1938, March 28). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), , p. 13. Retrieved April 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article11166177

D. WILKS, the clever young' Camber-
well defender, who has already attracted
the attention of League scouts, could
not play on Saturday because of .a
poisoned arm. He is to be married next
Saturday
From Forward's Notebook (1939, May 15). The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), , p. 13. Retrieved April 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article205632187


¡Camberwell
CLEARANCES REFUSED
Reason Still Not Given
By Rover
Giving' no reason for its decision,
the committee of the Camberwell
Football Club last night again
refused clearances to nine of the
11 players who applied last week.
Camberwell CLEARANCES REFUSED (1939, June 28). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), , p. 23. Retrieved April 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article12143546

Wilks at Hawthorn
D Wilks the back pocket plaver who
was deleted from the Camberwell train-
ing list recently appeared at Hawthorn
last night He worked impressively, and
expects to be signed on
AROUND THE LEAGUE CLUBS AND GROUNDS (1939, June 30). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), , p. 23. Retrieved April 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article12144222


HAWTHORN MAY LOSE DON WILKS
Don Wilks, one of Hawthorn's
former regulars, has applied for a
clearance to Echuca, where he has
been offered the coaching job. He is
likely to be cleared.
HAWTHORN MAY LOSE DON WILKS (1946, April 10). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), , p. 12. Retrieved April 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22248370

Don Wilks, who last played in
1945 and who coached Echuca
to a premiership in the follow-
ing year, trained with his old
club. He has been appointed
coach of North Albury, and goes
to his new appointment next
week. .
Young players impress at Hawthorn (1950, March 15). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), , p. 26. Retrieved April 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22816286



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AFL Tables - Don Wilks
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_Wilks


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