South Melbourne Senior Team 1949 (SLV 122_229)

Charles Boyles Collection SLV

Link to Photo at SLV Website
SLV Accession no. H2008.122/229

Team: South Melbourne (VFL)
Location: Lake Oval (Albert Park)
Date: 1949

Back row - Jack Garrick, Les Williams, Ron Clegg, Les Jarry, Richard Jones, Allan Miller, Kevin Collins, Alf Callick, Erwin Dornau
Middle row – Keith Schaefer, Pat Bourke b1923 (vice-captain), Bert Lucas (captain), Arthur Fox, Len Crane , Tom Ryan , Frank Brew
Front row - Vic Hill, Billy Williams


This is a South Melbourne (VFL) First Eighteen photographed at South Melbourne’s Lake Oval in 1949. An excellent photo. The grandstand is packed. Black shorts. Bert Lucas, South’s captain in 1949, is at the centre of the group.

An identical image was published in 1949 in Football Souvenir Magazine as one of a series of VFL team and player portraits.

Football Souvenir Magazine
Football Souvenir Magazine

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(Image not Identical- Stand removed from background removed in Magazine shot)

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