Johnny Hassett

DOB: 15 January 1891
Died: 24 May 1972

Debut: Round 12, 1913 against Carlton at MCG
Last Game: Semi Final 1915 against Carlton at MCG

From: Korumburra

Number: 34 1913, 1 1915

Games: 17
Goals: 11
Career Statistics

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Rover who kicked four goals on debut, but after missing the entire 1914 season saw his VFL career come to an end when Melbourne withdrew from the competition after the 1915 season.

In 1917 he enlisted to serve in the First World War. He didn't return to Melbourne after the war, and coached Somerville in 1922 then Cranbourne in 1923. His brother trained with Richmond in the 1924 pre-season but did not play a senior match.

1913 45
1915 136

Players who served during war
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Known as Jack in some sources. Unlikely to be the John Hassett cleared from West Torrens to Prahran in 1911.

Punch - 10/06/1915
Frankston & Somerville Standard - 06/06/1923
Age - 07/04/1924

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Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Monday 07 January 2019 14:59:52 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 14)

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