Round 12, 1954         Carlton defeat South Melbourne by 6 points at Princes Park

Round 12, 1954

Sth Melbourne5.1318.2509.66010.1070
Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday July 10, 1954
Result: Win by 6 pointsUmpire: BeitzelCrowd: 16,668
Goalkickers: N.O'Brien 6, G.Burke 2, J.Chick 1, M.Wenn 1, D.Zeunert 1.
Reports: Injuries: D.Zeurnet replaced M.Wenn (broken ankle) second quarter. F.Munro replaced G.Burke at three quarter time.

Game Review

Carlton would win a tight match by the single major.

We would lose Max Wenn to a broken ankle through the game, but unfortunately Wenn would not return to senior action for the Blues after the injury.


B: 15 Bruce Comben 25 George Ferry 37 Bernie Moran
HB: 30 George Stafford 33 Peter Webster 16 John Brown
C: 28 Graham Gilchrist 21 Ron Robertson 11 Laurie Kerr
HF: 10 John James 18 Max Wenn 12 Tony Walsh
F: 5 Gerald Burke 26 Noel O'Brien 23 John Chick
Ruck: 2 Bill Milroy 1 Ken Hands (c) 9 Jack Mills
Res: 19 Denis Zeunert 38 Frank Munro
Coach: Percy Bentley


Last Game: Max Wenn

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1964 Football Inquest - Bert Deacon (second from left).

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