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1943 - Hartlepool Athletic v RAF Thornaby

What we know about this image :


An early photograph of Hartlepool Athletic, possibly taken in 1943 their founding year and possibly at their first game, away to RAF Thornaby. 5th from the left of Bob Robinson, second left is George Bulley. 


 The first XV named by the new club for the game at Thornaby on 18th September, 1943, was Bennett, Pouton, Allen, Frank Hand, Platts, Laurie Hand, Robinson, John Hand, Fred Calvert (Captain), Hogarth, Scooones, Keasey, Todd, Norris, Bulley, Unthank, Briggs, Webster, Wilson, McAndrew, Pell.


Date (of image) : 18/9/1943

Donor : Hartlepool BBOB RFC

Creator : Rob Robinson

Part of the "Hartlepool BBOB RFC" collection


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