Alan Roy Smythe

Last edited on 14th July 2018.

Place of birth:Woollahra, New South Wales, Austral
Born:26th January 1909
Died:1st November 1978
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Alan Smythe played junior football with Erskineville Federals, then onto Newtown reserves and soon after the senior side. He represented NSW on a number of occasions. He enlisted for service in WWII and continued to represent following the war, captaining the state at the 1947 Carnival in Hobart.

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Games played

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1935-06-29
New South Wales
VS
VAFA
14 - 14 (93)
13 - 17 (95)
Sydney Cricket Ground
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Position: C Rank: Player Goals: 0 Points: Best
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1935-07-13
New South Wales
VS
Queensland
7 - 7 (60)
7 - 13 (55)
Erskineville Oval (old ground)
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Position: C Rank: Player Goals: 0 Points:
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1937-08-07
New South Wales
VS
Melbourne FC
8 - 8 (56)
17 - 32 (134)
Agricultural Ground (Showground)
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Position: FB Rank: Player Goals: 0 Points: Best
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1938-07-23
New South Wales
VS
East Fremantle FC
9 - 9 (65)
15 - 14 (104)
Agricultural Ground (Showground)
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Position: FB Rank: Player Goals: 0 Points: Best
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1939-07-29
New South Wales
VS
Canberra
10 - 10 (73)
10 - 8 (68)
Sydney Cricket Ground
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Position: CHB Rank: Vice-captain Goals: 0 Points: Best
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1941-05-24
New South Wales
VS
VFL
5 - 5 (42)
15 - 15 (105)
Sydney Cricket Ground
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Position: CHB Rank: Player Jumper: 4 Goals: 0 Points: 0
1941-07-26
New South Wales 2nd 18
VS
RAAF Melbourne
5 - 5 (45)
16 - 13 (109)
Erskineville Oval (new)
Rank: Player Goals: 0 Points: 0Best
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1942-08-18
New South Wales
VS
Combined Services
13 - 13 (98)
16 - 8 (104)
Trumper Park
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Goals: 0 Points: 0
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1942-08-30
New South Wales
VS
Combined Services
16 - 16 (109)
13 - 10 (88)
Trumper Park
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Rank: Captain Goals: 4 Points: 0
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1947-05-25
New South Wales
VS
Queensland
17 - 17 (115)
15 - 17 (107)
Trumper Park
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 16 Goals: 0 Points: 0Best
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1947-06-01
New South Wales
VS
Broken Hill FL
18 - 18 (123)
8 - 13 (61)
Trumper Park
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 16 Goals: 0 Points: 0Best
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1947-06-14
Broken Hill FL
VS
New South Wales
12 - 12 (84)
11 - 9 (75)
Jubilee Oval - Broken Hill
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Goals: 0 Points: 0Best
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1947-06-21
Queensland
VS
New South Wales
16 - 16 (121)
19 - 12 (126)
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 16 Goals: 0 Points: 0
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1947-07-30
New South Wales
VS
Canberra
18 - 18 (130)
7 - 8 (50)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 1 Goals: 0 Points: 0
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1947-08-01
Tasmania
VS
New South Wales
16 - 16 (106)
13 - 18 (96)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 1 Goals: 0 Points: 1Best
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1947-08-06
South Australia
VS
New South Wales
17 - 17 (111)
5 - 10 (40)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
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Position: Foll Rank: Captain Jumper: 1 Goals: 2 Points: 0Best
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1947-08-08
New South Wales
VS
Queensland
14 - 14 (100)
5 - 12 (42)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
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Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 1 Goals: 1 Points: 0
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1947-08-17
New South Wales
VS
New South Wales 2nd 18
21 - 21 (144)
13 - 16 (94)
Trumper Park
Position: FB Rank: Captain Jumper: 1 Goals: 1 Points: 0
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1948-06-27
New South Wales
VS
Canberra
9 - 9 (88)
12 - 16 (64)
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Rank: Captain Jumper: 16 Goals: 1 Points: 0