Max Orr

DOB: 9 January 1931
Died: 12 September 1955

Debut: Round 3, 1952 against Hawthorn at MCG
Last Game: Round 2, 1953 against Carlton at MCG

From: East Ballarat/Ballarat

Number: 9 (1952-1953)

Games: 7
Goals: 4
Career Statistics

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Signed to Melbourne in 1950, Orr joined Ballarat midway through that season. When Melbourne wanted him back in 1952, He was originally refused a clearance by Ballarat, who kept him until after a crucial game against Ballarat East early in the season before letting him go. Jim Cardwell had to promise that if he didn't win a place in the senior side he would clear Orr back before the country clearance deadline.

The wing/half-forward played seven games in two seasons. After his time at the MFC was up he returned to Ballarat in 1954. A talent dual sport player, Orr also kept wickets for the MCC.

Orr was killed in a road accident on the Western Highway near Melton in 1955.

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Players without photos

Age - 09/05/1950
Argus - 23/04/1952
Argus - 28/05/1952
Age - 13/09/1955
Age - 10/10/1955

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Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Wednesday 02 August 2023 16:36:43 AEST by Supermercado. (Version 17)

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