Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Bert Dalton

Known as
Bert Dalton

22 August 1891

30 January 1969 (aged 77)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 17y 259d
Last game: 23y 280d

Height and weight
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 72 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Geelong: 5, 12, 16

Bert Dalton

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 1,500th player to appear, 3,724th most games played, 10,259th most goals kickedGeelong: 191st player to appear, 284th most games played, 877th most goals kicked

Bert Dalton was a dashing and extremely consistent half back flanker and wingman who could hold his own against most opponents, both on the ground and in the air, with strong marking a noted feature of his play From 1909 to 1915 he played 60 VFL games for the Pivotonians without kicking a goal.

Author - John Devaney


Full Points Publications


* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.