Carlton Senior Team 1944 (CLA24)

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Carlton Senior Team 1944 Source: Charles Leski Auctions - Photographer: Charles Boyles
Carlton Senior Team 1944 Source: Charles Leski Auctions - Photographer: Charles Boyles

Team: Carlton (VFL)
Location: Unknown
Date: 1944

Back Row: Jim Mooring, Jack Howell, Ron Savage, Probably Jack Bennett, Bert Lucas, Rod McLean, Arthur Sanger, Jim Clark, Bob Chitty
Mddle Row: Possibly Doug Williams, Bert Butler, Possibly Bob Atkinson, Bob Green, Charlie McInnes, Jack Wrout
Front Row: Mick Price, Unknown, Vin Brown


Source: Charles Leski Auction 329 Lot 201

Further Work Needed

The wider image on the negative in the NSM Collection clearly identifies the grandstand as the Western Oval and the players wear white shorts indicating an away game. Carlton played only one game at the Western Oval in 1944.

Round: 11 Venue: Western Oval Date: Sat, 15-Jul-1944 2:30 PM Attendance: 17000
Footscray 6.1.37 8.2.50 12.3.75 13.8.86
Carlton 3.5.23 6.7.43 12.11.83 12.11.83

The unidentified player in the front row is from Les McCann or Max Wilson (The other two players on Carlton's list that day. As McCann was selected in the 18 on the day, the player is more likely to be McCann than Wilson.

Duplicates - Near Identical Photos

NSM 1986.1170.1039

LEAGUE TEAMS. (1944, July 14). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 12. Retrieved July 15, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article11352115

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