Jack Allister (Australian footballer)

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Jack Allister
Personal information
Full name John Collin William Allister
Date of birth 15 March 1919
Original team St Paul's (Ascot Vale)
Height/Weight 173 cm / 77 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1938
1941-1945
Total -
Essendon
North Melbourne
01 0(1)
58 (54)
59 (55)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1945 season.

John Collin William "Jack" Allister[1] (born 15 March 1919, date of death unknown) was an Australian rules footballer who played for North Melbourne in the VFL during the early 1940s.

Allister started his career in 1938 with Essendon but managed just one game. He returned to the league in 1941 and joined North Melbourne, playing 58 games for the club over his five seasons. His best year came in 1942 when he kicked 29 goals and won the Syd Barker Medal for North Melbourne's best and fairest.

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