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.

Clubs


Timeline


Games played

1935-06-29
New South Wales
VS
VAFA
14 - 9 (93)
13 - 17 (95)
Sydney Cricket Ground
Position: CRank: PlayerGoals: 0Points: Best
1935-07-13
New South Wales
VS
Queensland
7 - 18 (60)
7 - 13 (55)
Erskineville Oval (old ground)
Position: CRank: PlayerGoals: 0Points:
1937-08-07
New South Wales
VS
Melbourne FC
8 - 8 (56)
17 - 32 (134)
Agricultural Ground (Showground)
Position: FBRank: PlayerGoals: 0Points: Best
1938-07-23
New South Wales
VS
East Fremantle FC
9 - 11 (65)
15 - 14 (104)
Agricultural Ground (Showground)
Position: FBRank: PlayerGoals: 0Points: Best
1939-07-29
New South Wales
VS
Canberra
10 - 13 (73)
10 - 8 (68)
Sydney Cricket Ground
Position: CHBRank: Vice-captainGoals: 0Points: Best
1941-05-24
New South Wales
VS
VFL
5 - 12 (42)
15 - 15 (105)
Sydney Cricket Ground
Position: CHBRank: PlayerJumper: 4Goals: 0Points: 0
1941-07-26
New South Wales 2nd 18
VS
RAAF Melbourne
5 - 15 (45)
16 - 13 (109)
Erskineville Oval (new)
Rank: PlayerGoals: 0Points: 0Best
1942-08-18
New South Wales
VS
Combined Services
13 - 20 (98)
16 - 8 (104)
Trumper Park
Position: FBRank: CaptainGoals: 0Points: 0
1942-08-30
New South Wales
VS
Combined Services
16 - 13 (109)
13 - 10 (88)
Trumper Park
Rank: CaptainGoals: 4Points: 0
1947-05-25
New South Wales
VS
Queensland
17 - 13 (115)
15 - 17 (107)
Trumper Park
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 16Goals: 0Points: 0Best
1947-06-01
New South Wales
VS
Broken Hill FL
18 - 15 (123)
8 - 13 (61)
Trumper Park
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 16Goals: 0Points: 0Best
1947-06-14
Broken Hill FL
VS
New South Wales
12 - 12 (84)
11 - 9 (75)
Jubilee Oval - Broken Hill
Position: FBRank: CaptainGoals: 0Points: 0Best
1947-06-21
Queensland
VS
New South Wales
16 - 25 (121)
19 - 12 (126)
Exhibition Ground
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 16Goals: 0Points: 0
1947-07-30
New South Wales
VS
Canberra
18 - 22 (130)
7 - 8 (50)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 1Goals: 0Points: 0
1947-08-01
Tasmania
VS
New South Wales
16 - 10 (106)
13 - 18 (96)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 1Goals: 0Points: 1Best
1947-08-06
South Australia
VS
New South Wales
17 - 9 (111)
5 - 10 (40)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
Position: FollRank: CaptainJumper: 1Goals: 2Points: 0Best
1947-08-08
New South Wales
VS
Queensland
14 - 16 (100)
5 - 12 (42)
North Hobart Recreation Reserve
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 1Goals: 1Points: 0
1947-08-17
New South Wales
VS
New South Wales 2nd 18
21 - 18 (144)
13 - 16 (94)
Trumper Park
Position: FBRank: CaptainJumper: 1Goals: 1Points: 0
1948-06-27
New South Wales
VS
Canberra
9 - 10 (88)
12 - 16 (64)
Rank: CaptainJumper: 16Goals: 1Points: 0