Debut and Only Game: Round 11, 1954 v St Kilda, aged 21 years, 228 days
Carlton Player No. 682
Guernsey No. 36
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 86 kg
DOB: 17 November, 1932
DOD: 24 May 2021
Ron Rhodes ran out in Navy Blue at VFL level for 1 game only, taking the field against the Saints in Round 11, 1954.
Rhodes was recruited from Princes Hill and graduated from the Blues U/19's to the senior team.
He also wore guernsey No. 42 whilst playing with Carlton's Reserves team in 1953.
The Age June 14 1954 (p14)
"Carlton seconds full back Ron Rhodes, was admitted to the Royal Melbourne hospital with bruised kidneys after a seconds match on Saturday against Hawthorn.
Rhodes probably will leave the hospital today."
He died on May 24, 2021.
Remembering Ron Rhodes, a Blueboy born and bred.Club historian Tony De Bolfo's article on Ron Rhodes.