1936 – 2021
Don is Wests Player number 511 (1954). Don played for Wests 1953 – 1955
With a total of 19 First Grade games 17 Reserve Grade and 7 Third Grade games
A total of 4 tries and 6 goals in all Grades
Dons 1st First Grade game. Playing outside Keith Holman
Don scored a try in this game against Balmain in 1954.
Note the game was played at Lidcombe Oval!!
And Don is looking for somewhere to live.
A new season 1955
Don was the publican in 1979 of the famous Star Hotel in Newcastle
One of the many Enfield Fed teams that Don coached over the years
Don was an original Board member of Wests Ashfield
He and Ron Watson were the first two, non-Debenture, Directors elected by Members
In 2003 four great West’s men from the past were presented with special Pratten Park Magpies blazers
For their services to West’s and the Pratten Park Magpies
All four are West’s men through and through
These 4 men have given great service to West’s both on and off the field
Don was a regular at the PPM reunions
John Brown, Alan Davidson and Don