DOB: 1 January 1909
Died: 7 June 1992
Victorian state player - 1933
Previously on Collingwood's list without playing a senior game, Vanthoff was recruited by Melbourne in 1930.
A crumbing half-forward and forward pocket who could also play as a rover, he was a near regular in his first four seasons on the list and played state football in 1933 before only managing five games in 1934.
During and after his career he worked as a curator for the MCG.
Some sources list his origin as Kerang