John Perry (footballer)

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John Perry
Personal information
Date of birth (1945-03-13) 13 March 1945 (age 70)
Original team(s) Wodonga (OMFL)
Height/Weight 183 cm / 76 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
North Melbourne
26 0(1)
57 (26)
83 (27)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1974 season.
Career highlights
  • Richmond Premiership Player 1967
  • Richmond Reserves Premiership Player 1966
  • Richmond Reserves Equal Best & Fairest 1969

John Perry is a former Australian rules football player who played in the VFL between 1964 and 1969 for the Richmond Football Club and from 1970 until 1974 for the North Melbourne Football Club.

His mother, Edna "Bob" Perry née Strang, was the daughter of Doug Strang: thus, Perry is the grandson of Bill Strang, the nephew of Alan Strang, Colin Strang, and Gordon Strang, and the cousin of Geoff Strang.


  • Hogan P: The Tigers Of Old, Richmond FC, Melbourne 1996