Fred Dunn

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Player No. 172
Nickname
Position Fullback
Contract 1957
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DOB
Origin
Debut Vs St George - 23rd Jun 1951
Dog Years (8) 1950 , 1951 , 1952 , 1953 , 1954 , 1955 , 1956 , 1957
Rep Caps
Other Clubs
Junior Club

Biography Fred Dunn joined Canterbury in 1950 as a goal kicking fullback.

He became a regular in reserve grade in his initial season. Fred's first grade debut in 1951 occurred when Ron Willey was injured.

Fred did not secure the fullback position in first grade until Ron Willey departed the club. From 1955 to 1957, Fred was the regular first grade fullback.

After retirement, he continued in administration with the club. Fred was the Football Club treasurer from 1960 to 1970 and became a Life Member of the Football Club.

In 2004, Fred was nominated for the Berries to Bulldogs 70 Year Team of Champions.

Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1951 8 0 3 0 6
1 1952 8 1 17 0 37
1 1953 12 1 35 0 73
1 1954 7 1 10 0 23
1 1955 18 1 42 0 87
1 1956 10 0 6 0 12
1 1957 16 1 56 0 115
Total: 79 5 169 0 353
Average (per year): 11.3 0.7 24.1 0 50.4
Average (per game): 0.1 2.1 0 4.5

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 8 125 6 222 0 462
Average (per year): 15.6 0.8 27.8 0 57.8
Average (per game): 0 1.8 0 3.7

Data provided by Clint Crofts