Edwin Jenkyn

DOB: 18 July 1876
Died: 7 May 1947

Debut: Round 1, 1897 against South Melbourne at MCG
Last Game: Semi Final 3 1897 against Essendon at Lake Oval

From: Brighton

Games: 17
Goals: 2
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'Major' Jenkyn was recruited by Melbourne after playing for Brighton in a pre-season match.

Enlisted to fight in World War I in July 1915 at 39-years-old. He left for conflict in October of that year, served on the Western Front with the 4th Battalion and returned to Australia in July 1918.

1897 172

Players who served during war
Players without photos

Caulfield and Elsternwick Leader - 01/05/1897
Argus - 01/05/1897
Werribee Shire Banner - 15/05/1947

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Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Wednesday 21 June 2023 13:23:30 AEST by Supermercado. (Version 18)

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