Billy Shaw (Australian footballer)
|Billy H. Shaw|
Shaw in 1899
|Full name||William Hugh Shaw|
|Date of birth||3 November 1872|
|Place of birth||St Kilda, Victoria|
|Date of death||2 February 1938(aged 65)|
|Place of death||Brighton, Victoria|
|Original team(s)||St Kilda (VFA)|
|1897–1899||St Kilda||29 (1)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1901.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Shaw was already a 100-game veteran for St Kilda when he made his VFL debut, having played for the club in the Victorian Football Association. He was St Kilda's inaugural VFL captain, leading the club in 1897 and 1898. A wingman, he experienced losses in each of his 29 league games for St Kilda and even lost the only fixture he played with Melbourne, which he joined in 1901.
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