Dave Walsh (Australian footballer)
|Full name||J. David Walsh|
|Date of birth||29 September 1898|
|Date of death||4 August 1975(aged 76)|
|Height / weight||177 cm / 75 kg|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1927.
Walsh was recruited by Essendon from the local Essendon District League. He played as a full-forward for Essendon in the 1919 VFL season and topped their goal-kicking with 15 goals. After a stint in the Victorian Football Association at Essendon Association, Walsh joined North Melbourne, where was a full-back. He finished equal fifth in the 1926 Brownlow Medal. He represented Victoria six times, in 1925 and 1926 and was a member of their squad for 1927 Melbourne Carnival, but had to withdraw with a knee injury, which ended his career.
- "Walsh, J. David". Essendon Football Club official website. Archived from the original on 25 March 2012.
- Lovett, Michael (2004). AFL 2004 - The Official Statistical History Of The AFL. AFL Publishing. ISBN 0-9580300-5-7.
- AFL Tables: Dave Walsh
- Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 9781920910785.