Life Member - 1964
Reserves player from 1939 through 1941 who served in the Army during World War II. Joined the committee in 1964 in the year he was named a Life Member and remained in the position until 1979.
He was also a delegate to the VFL Reserves from 1960 to 1965.
Elected as Melbourne representative to the VFL Board in 1976.
Geary was the man who arranged a $30,000 deal with Ron Barassi after the 1977 season which would see Melbourne have first option on his services if he ever left the Kangaroos.
Also shown as J. Geary in 1939.
Players who served during war
Argus - 30/08/1944
Football Record - 01/05/1976
VFA Project profile