Harry Brown (footballer, born 1918)

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Harry Brown
Personal information
Full name Henry Stanford Brown
Date of birth (1918-05-23)23 May 1918
Place of birth Workington, England
Date of death 1963
Playing position Half back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Workington
1938–1939 Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 (0)
1939–1947 Hull City 22 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Henry Stanford "Harry" Brown (23 May 1918 – 1963) was an English footballer who played as a half back for various clubs in the 1930s and 1940s, including Wolverhampton Wanderers and Hull City.

Career[edit]

He joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in 1938 from Workington, making his debut on 22 April 1939 in a goalless draw at Bolton Wanderers. He played the following game at Leicester City, his only two appearances for the club, before joining Hull City.

After the disruption to league football caused by World War II, he was able to make his Football League debut for Hull in 1946.

References[edit]

  • Matthews, Tony (2001). The Wolves Who's Who. West Midlands: Britespot. ISBN 1-904103-01-4.