Jack Barker (Australian rules footballer)

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Jack Barker
Personal information
Date of birth 23 December 1917
Original team Woodend
Height/Weight 185cm / 98 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1937-1945 Hawthorn 113 (21)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1945 season.

Jack Barker (born 23 December 1917, date of death unknown) was an Australian rules footballer who played for Hawthorn in the VFL. Barker was a centre half back and won Hawthorn's 'Best and Fairest' award in 1942. Off the field he worked as a fireman and once played a game despite suffering smoke inhalation the previous night.[1]

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