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Photograph - Kew Football Club, 1906

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

This photo of a junior Kew football team dates from 1906. While the team is wearing a range of centre-laced guernseys, at least seven players wear a dark guernsey with a pale sash. Players identified in the photo include: the captain, Jack Allen, middle row, third from left; George Allen on the right in the striped jumper; and Lex Allen in the front row. Alva Allen, who donated the photo in 1986 to the Kew Historical Society, noted on the reverse that ‘most of these boys were killed in World War I’.
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kew football club (vic), jack allen, george allen, lex allen
Last updated
6 Nov 2018 at 10:16PM