Bertie Loel

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Bertie Loel
Personal information
Full name Bertram Benjamin Loel
Date of birth (1878-11-05)5 November 1878
Place of birth Carlton, Victoria
Date of death 19 July 1957(1957-07-19) (aged 78)
Place of death Lane Cove, New South Wales
Original team(s) Mercantile Rowing Club
Position(s) Forward
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1901–02 Fitzroy 15 (2)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1902.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Bertram Benjamin Loel (5 November 1878 – 19 July 1957), known as Bertie Loel, was an Australian rules footballer who played with Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL).[1]

He was the younger brother of Herb Loel who played for Carlton in the VFA and West Perth in the WAFA.

He later served in the Boer War, World War I and World War II.[2]


  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2014). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (10th ed.). Melbourne, Victoria: Bas Publishing. p. 521. ISBN 978-1-921496-32-5.
  2. ^ Cullen, Barbara (2015). Harder than football : league players at war. Richmond, Victoria: Slattery Media Group. p. 173. ISBN 978-0-9923791-4-8. 

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