Les Armstrong

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Les Armstrong
Les Armstrong 1910.jpg
Armstrong in 1910
Personal information
Full name Les Armstrong
Date of birth (1887-06-16)16 June 1887
Date of death 4 December 1964(1964-12-04) (aged 77)
Original team(s) Mercantile
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1908–1920 Geelong 175 (2)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1920.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Les Armstrong (16 June 1887 – 4 December 1964) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Geelong in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Armstrong, a defender, came to Geelong from the Mercantile Football Club.[1] He was used mostly in the back pocket and as a half back flanker.[2] Durable, he put together 91 consecutive games from 1909 to 1913.[3]


  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 978-1-920910-78-5. 
  2. ^ "Les Armstrong". australianfootball.com. 
  3. ^ "Les Armstrong". afltables.com. 

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