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Black & White Team Photo - Carlton Football Club VFL Premiers 1945

From the Collection of Carlton Football Club Ikon Park 400 Royal Parade Carlton North Victoria

Description
Black & White team photo mounted on larger piece of beige coloured carboard
Object Registration
30cfc
Historical information
Photograph of 1945 Carlton Premiership Team
When Made
1945
Made By
ALLAN STUDIOS (Maker)
Significance
The picture is of Carlton's winning Premiership team of 1945.Carlton defeated South Melbourne played at Princes Park (The MCG was unavailable due to WW2 use).Carlton 15.13 (103) def South Melbourne 10.15 (75). Att 62986. Carlton's Captain was Bob Chitty & Coach was Perce Bentley. The game itself is better known as " The Bloodbath" due to violent nature. Ten Players were reported with South Melbourne player Ted Whitfield receiving the biggest penalty a 21 match ban, he attempted to strike the field umpire.
Last updated
15 Jul 2019 at 5:20PM