Bob Quinn

Profile

Name: Robert Berrima Quinn MM
Date of Birth: 9th April 1915
Place of Birth: Adelaide
Date of Death / Age: 12th September 2008 / 93 years
Place of Death: Adelaide
Height: 167 cm
Playing Weight: 67 kg
“Power” Families: Father: Jack Quinn / Brothers: Tommy Quinn, Jack Quinn, George Quinn / Great-Uncle: Jack Sidoli
Junior & League Footy: Semaphore Central (SAAFL)

Career

SANFL

Playing Career: 1933 – 1940 / 1945 – 1947
Guernsey(s): 20
Position(s): Midfielder (Rover)
Games: 239
Goals: 386

Milestone Games

SANFL

Club Milestones:

  • Magpies Debut (Round 2, 1933)

Career Milestones:

  • SANFL Debut (Round 2, 1933)

Hall of Fame

SANFL

Club Records:

  • First South Australian to captain the All-Australian team – 1947

Club Honours:

SANFL Honours:

AFL Honours:

Representative Honours:

  • South Australia – 15 games:
    • Team (1936, 1938, 1945, 1946, 1947)
    • Captain (1945, 1946, 1947)
    • Best on Ground (1946)
  • Metropolitan:
    • SANFL Patriotic Match (1940)
  • All-Australian:
    • Team (1947)
    • Captain (1947)

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