DOB: 20 February 1916
Died: 18 February 2014
From: Auburn Baptists/Camberwell
Lenne began his career with the Melbourne Seconds and played for Prahran City before rejoining Auburn Baptist in 1937, then Camberwell without a clearance from Melbourne. He was suspended for a year by the permit committee for moving without an official clearance, but later returned to the Demons. Ironically his move back to the VFL earned him a three year suspension from the VFA.
He played in the reserves again in 1940, wearing number 26, before debuting the next season. He played through 1941 and 1942 before interrupting his career to serve in the Air Force, returning for four games in 1945.
Lenne later become a player's advocate at the VFL tribunal. He returned to the club in 1955 and served as Secretary and Chairman of the Reserves and was appointed to the committee in 1970 where he served until 1974.
This article suggests he joined Melbourne from a junior club - possibly Auburn Baptists - then went to Prahran City, then back to his junior club before joining Camberwell without a clearance. Name spelt Lennie in some sources. Some sources say he was in the AIF rather than the Air Force. Club may have been Camberwell Baptists
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