John Chadwick *
|BIRTH||AGE||SIGNED ON||FROM||DEBUT||LAST MATCH||LEFT|
|10-04-1922 ||N/A||Date unknown.||Halifax (guest)||04-04-1942 v Halifax || Halifax||1942- |
|John Chadwick by SHS |
During the Second World war, it was an achievement just for rugby league clubs to keep going, as a result of the shortage of players generally to the Armed forces and population movements overall. Recorder in the St. Helens Reporter told of Saints’ plight for the game at Halifax [30th September 1944]: “They had a scratch team and were two men short, borrowing Manley and Chadwick from Halifax, who scarcely helped them to be a cohesive side”.
The second-rower John played 62 matches for Halifax from 1937-1942. His one and only appearance for the Saints ended in a disappointing 36-5 defeat. John died in Halifax in April 1995, aged 73.
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|Season (Official Matches)||Tries||Goals||DGoals||Matches|
|1941~42 ||0 ||0 ||0 ||1 |
|TOTALS:||0 ||0 ||0 ||1 |
|Season (Other Matches)||Tries||Goals||DGoals||Matches|
|4th Apr 1942
|*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.|
|CALCULATED APPEARANCES : OFFICIAL 1 OTHER 0 = 1|
|ACTUAL APPEARANCES (inc 0 Subs) = 1|
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