Tim Collins

DOB: 24 December 1889
Died: 19 September 1971

Debut: Round 1, 1914 against Fitzroy at Brunswick Street
Last Game: Round 13, 1915 against Collingwood at MCG

From: Hawthorn

Number: 24 (1914), 4 (1915)

Games: 20
Goals: 20
Career Statistics

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Hawthorn's captain before joining Melbourne, the rover/forward never played again after seriously injuring his knee in the second quarter of the Round 13, 1915 loss to Collingwood.

He enlisted in the Australian Army in January 1916 was transferred to France in November of that year. In October he played in an exhibition game in front of 3000 people in London. Collins served throughout the conflict before returning to Australia in 1919.

1914 89
1915 1211

Players without photos

Also shown as J Collins in some sources and "Tim" seems to have been a nickname.

Herald - 17/04/19114
Punch - 22/07/1915
Football Record 1915
Herald - 12/08/1927

Australian Football profile
War record
Wikipedia profile

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Monday 29 August 2022 14:22:44 AEST by Supermercado. (Version 17)

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