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Key Facts

Full name
Richard Henry Jones

Known as
Dick Jones

Born
5 June 1926

Place of birth
Goomalling, WA (6460)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 322d
Last game: 24y 327d

Height and weight
Height: 173 cm
Weight: 72 kg

Senior clubs
East Fremantle; South Melbourne; Glenelg

Jumper numbers
South Melbourne: 7, 18

Recruited from
Boulder City (1944); East Fremantle (1947); Boulder City (1949); South Melbourne (1950); Boulder City (1951); South Melbourne (1952)

State of origin
WA

Dick Jones

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
East FremantleWANFL1944, 194614241.71
Boulder CityGoFL1947-1948, 1950
South MelbourneV/AFL1949, 195119281.4732%6
GlenelgSANFL1952, 19568151.88
Total1944, 1946-1952, 195641671.63

AFL: 5,875th player to appear, 6,606th most games played, 3,038th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 691st player to appear, 597th most games played, 254th most goals kicked

Footnotes

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