George Kilham

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Player No. 101
Nickname
Position Lock, Second Row
Contract 1947
Height 178cm (5' 10")
Weight 91kg (200lbs)
DOB 4th Nov 1916
Origin Waterloo, NSW, Australia
Debut Vs Newtown - 29th Apr 1944
Dog Years (4) 1944 , 1945 , 1946 , 1947
Captain Years (2) 1945 , 1947
Captain Record 15 games, 6 won(40%), 8 lost(53%), 1 drew(7%)
Rep Caps
Other Clubs South Sydney
Junior Club Patrician Bros

Biography George Kilham played 95 games for South Sydney between 1935 and 1943.

A lock or second row, he played in the 1935 final against Easts (Roosters) and the 1939 final against Balmain.

George also played for South Sydney in the 1939 City Cup final that was won by Canterbury.

George went on to join Canterbury in 1944 and was a regular first grade player for four seasons. In 1945, George was captain and overall he captained for a total of 15 games.

Despite his success with the club, he was unlucky to miss the final series in 1946 and 1947 due to injury.

Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1944 9 1 0 0 3
1 1945 13 5 0 0 15
1 1946 10 6 0 0 18
1 1947 12 4 0 0 12
Total: 44 16 0 0 48
Average (per year): 11 4 0 0 12
Average (per game): 0.4 0 0 1.1

Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 4 44 16 0 0 48
Average (per year): 11 4 0 0 12
Average (per game): 0.4 0 0 1.1

Data provided by Clint Crofts