Peter Cook

Image DOB: 1 November 1932

Debut: Round 4, 1956 against Fitzroy at Punt Road
Last Game: Round 9, 1958 against South Melbourne at Lake Oval

From: Yallourn

Number: 21 1956-1958

Seconds Premiership player - 1956

Games: 14
Goals: 6
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Recruited by the Demons in 1956, Cook was signed immediately after the conclusion of a practice match where he had dominated at centre half-forward.

Early in the season he returned to play for Yallourn and was best on ground, earning him his first start with the VFL senior side a week later.

Cook struggled to play regular games across three premiership seasons before being cleared to Warrnambool for 1959.

His real first name was David.

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"Official" date of birth may not be correct. Is listed as being 19-years-old in the 1956 newspapers. Name spelt Cooke in some sources.

The Age - 14/03/1956
"Yallourn recruit gets chance with Demons" - The Age 04/05/1956
The Age - 13/04/1959

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