Bill Kuhlken

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Full Name: Bill Kuhlken1
Born: Data Withheld
Died: Living or Status Not Known
Height: 185cm (AFL Tables)


Port Melbourne (VFA) 1927-29 - 35 Games
Geelong (VFL) 1930-1936 - 80 Games, 101 Goals
Carlton (VFL) 1936-1937 - 9 Games, 5 Goals
Kyneton 1937-


'KUHLKEN— the goal-getter of the side, and second on the list with 6'1 -He is an exceptionally good mark, . and is very dangerous around the sticks with his snaps. 'Kuhl' displaced 'Bob' Merrick as centre forward early in the season, and has made a name for himself. He hailed from South C.Y.M.S., and is one of the youngest in the side.' (Record- Emerald Hill,1928)2

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Bill Kuhlken - 1934 MacRobertsons 1/2d Footballers - Source: Australian Rules Football Cards
Bill Kuhlken - 1934 MacRobertsons 1/2d Footballers - Source: Australian Rules Football Cards

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Wikipedia - Bill Kuhlken

W. Kuhlken. who went as a champion forward from Port Melbourne to Geelong (where he played 79 games and kicked 100 goals), and who has played seven games with Carlton, was cleared to Kyneton
MANY FOOTBALL TRANSFERS. (1937, June 30). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 18. Retrieved December 18, 2012, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article11075681

South Melbourne Players.
Petchell and Kuhlken have applied to the South Melbourne club for clearances. Petchell wishes to play with Preston, and Kuhlken, who played with Port Melbourne in the last two seasons wishes to play with Geelong, where he is, now stationed The applications will come before the committee probably on Tuesday,
FOOTBALL. (1930, April 19). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), p. 17. Retrieved December 18, 2012, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article4082282


1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Kuhlken
2. ASSOCIATION. (1928, September 8). Record (Emerald Hill, Vic. : 1881 - 1954), p. 1. Retrieved January 12, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article164454302

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