Francis Henry William Thomas Winifred Brownrigg Peter Welsh Thomson Margaret Jean Caldow /Hodsdon Frederick Edward Senior James Roger Francis Wyman Clark Richard Robertson Patricia Mae Mulligan Jochim Dido

Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs



Born 1926 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Son of William Frederick  Douglas NELSON and Irene Mary EMMETT [P501] 
His brother "Bill" William Robert NELSON worked as a farmhand in Coorow [P501]
He himself worked from time to time around Coorow and also came back for football matches [P501]
Member of the Coorow Football Club in 1949 [5: 5-May-1949]
     Kicked one of the two goals scored by Coorow against Three Springs' 25 goals on 1 May 1949 [5: 5-May-1949]
     Kicked a goal and was one of the team's best players in its win against Carnamah on 3 July 1949 [5: 7-Jul-1949]
    He was chosen in North Midlands 'B' team to play the Perenjori Football Association on 17 July 1949 [5: 14-Jul-1949]
    Kicked one goal and was one of his team's best players in their loss against Carnamah on 24 July 1949 [5: 28-Jul-1949]
    Kicked one goal in win against Carnamah on 28 August 1949 [5: 1-Sep-1949]
    Kicked two goals and was one of the best players in the Grand Final loss to Three Springs on 3 September 1949 [5: 8-Sep-1949]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Doug Nelson' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 7 December 2019 from  [ sources ]

Use the below form or email

Comment, memory or story about this person
Suggested correction or additional information
Question or general feedback
Please enter this code into the box to confirm your request.