Bertram Gilboy

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Bertram Gilboy
Bert Gilboy - Swansea - 1914.jpg
Gilboy while with Swansea Town in 1914.
Personal information
Full name Bertram Tollett Gilboy[1]
Date of birth 15 August 1894
Place of birth Islington, England
Date of death March 1974 (aged 79)
Place of death Southampton, England
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1911–1912 Southend United 0 (0)
1912–1913 Huddersfield Town 3 (0)
1913–1914 Preston North End 0 (0)
1914–1915 Swansea Town 0 (0)
1919–1920 Brentford 19 (3)
1920–1921 Gillingham 0 (0)
1921–1922 Treherbert 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Bertram Tollett Gilboy (15 August 1894 – March 1974), sometimes mistaken as Gilroy, was an English professional footballer who played for Southend United, Huddersfield Town, Preston North End, Swansea Town, Brentford and Gillingham, before ending his football career at Treherbert.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Gilboy served as a gunner in the Royal Garrison Artillery and the Labour Corps during the First World War.[2][3]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season League FA Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Huddersfield Town 1912–13[4] Second Division 3 0 0 0 3 0
Brentford 1919–20[5] Southern League First Division 19 3 0 0 19 3
Career total 22 3 0 0 22 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Joyce, Michael (2012). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 110. ISBN 190589161X. 
  2. ^ Devine, Darren (7 October 2010). "Book tells wartime story of the 17th Middlesex – the “Football Battalion”". walesonline. Retrieved 6 October 2017. 
  3. ^ "Bertram T Gilboy – WW1 Memorial and Life Story". livesofthefirstworldwar.org. Retrieved 6 October 2017. 
  4. ^ Thomas, Ian; Thomas, Owen; Hodgson, Alan; Ward, John (18 October 2007). 99 Years and Counting: Stats and Stories. Huddersfield: Huddersfield Town Football Club. ISBN 9780955728105. 
  5. ^ White, Eric, ed. (1989). 100 Years Of Brentford. Brentford FC. p. 365. ISBN 0951526200.