Jack Doherty

Image DOB: 5 August 1915
Died: 16 February 1998

Debut: Round 6, 1943 against Footscray at Western Oval
Last Game: Round 7, 1944 against North Melbourne at Arden Street

From: South Adelaide/South Adelaide-Sturt

Number: 23 1943-1944

Games: 9
Goals: 0
Career Statistics

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Michael John Doherty debuted for South Adelaide in 1939 and the midfielder was best and fairest for a combined wartime South/Sturt team in 1942. In February that year he enlisted in the Army, and when he was transferred to Victoria in 1943, Doherty was cleared to Melbourne. He played nine games over two years before returning to South Adelaide for a final season in 1945.

Doherty served with the 1N Ordnance division during World War II.

1943 700
1944 200

Interstate recruits
Players who served during war

Move to Victoria may have been after transferring to the Navy in June 1943. Retired before 1948.

Sporting Globe - 21/04/1943
Argus - 30/04/1943, 03/06/1943
Herald - 08/06/1943, 19/08/1943
Australasian - 24/06/1944
News - 21/04/1945

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