Died: 26 April 1915
Better known as 'Dutchy', Couve was a 1912 pre-season player who didn't make the team, along with his brother Henry. They returned to their original club and won a premiership that season.
The brothers embarked on World War I service in October 1914 and were killed during the Gallipoli landings while serving in the 8th Infantry Batallion.
He was 21-years-old when he died.
Players who served during war
Herald - 19/04/1912
Dandenong Star Journal - 20/04/2015
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