Black & Gold vertical striped top with White shorts
- The ("Black and Gold Brigade" later Nickname: The "Wasps")
Aberdeen F.C. 1923-24
Clifford Harold "Harry" BlackwellFootball Player, No 1 Goalkeeper
Birth: 01 Jan 1900 • Sheffield, Yorkshire, England - Death: 07 Mar 1956 • Aberdeen Eastern District, Aberdeen, Scotland
John Douglas "Jock" HuttonFootball Player, No 2 Right Back
Birth: 29 Oct 1898 • 11 Cader Street, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death: 2 Jan 1970 • Belfast, Antrim, Northern Ireland
James "Jimmy" SmithFootball Player, No 11 Outside Left
Birth: 25 Jun 1896 • Darvel, Loudoun, Ayrshire, Scotland - Death: 24 Nov 1945 • Woodend Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland
William Stewart DavidsonFootball Player, No 4 Right Half
Birth: 01 Jun 1889 • Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 26 Dec 1960 • East Ham, Essex, England
Andrew DickFootball Player, No 5 Centre Half
Birth: 26 Mar 1900 • Larkhall, South Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
Albert James "Bert" MclachlanFootball Player, No 6 Left Back
Birth: 18 Feb 1892 • Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland - Death: • Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Walter GrantFootball Player, No 8 Inside Right
Birth: 02 Aug 1893 • St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 1940 • Swanley, Kent, England
John PatonFootball Player, No 8 Inside Right
Birth: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
John MillerFootball Player, No 9 Centre Forward
Birth: 12 Mar 1897 • Dalziel, Glasgow, Scotland - Death:
Charles Brown Forbes M.A.Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Director, No 11 Inside Left
Birth: 07 Oct 1899 • St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 1980 • Aberdeen, Scotland
Daniel "Dan" ThomsonFootball Player, No 11 Outside Left
Birth: 10 Aug 1891 • St Andrew, Dundee, Angus, Scotland - Death:
James "Jimmy" Philip1st Team Manager, Director
Birth: 1862 • St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 12 Oct 1930 • 13 Erskine Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
Thomas "Tom" Watson
- Birth: 08 Apr 1859 • Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England
- Death: 06 May 1915 • Liverpool, Lancashire, England
A English football manager who managed Sunderland and Liverpool around the turn of the 20th century. In winning the league title with both clubs—the first title for both—he was the first manager to do so with two clubs. Watson remains Liverpool's longest-serving manager, spending a total of nineteen years at the Merseyside club. (Wikipedia)
William "Bill" Shankly OBE
- Birth: 02 Sep 1913 • Glenbuck, Ayrshire, Scotland
- Death: 29 Sep 1981 • Liverpool, Lancashire, England
A Scottish football player and manager, who is best known for his time as manager of Liverpool. Shankly brought success to Liverpool, gaining promotion to the First Division and winning three League Championships and the UEFA Cup. (Wikipedia)
Family Tree Official's, Player's and staff details: Ancestry.com
A.F.C Official's, Player's and staff details source: AFC Heritage - The Official Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust.
Team Photo: Aberdeen Football Club, 1923-24 - Original B&W picture - No copyright - attached.
Header Background: Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2015 - Copyright © 2015 Graeme Watson.
Background photo: Football pitch grass, Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2015 - Copyright © 2015 Graeme Watson.
Individual Team Member Photos - Various sources and status, see individual profile page for details.
Aberdeen F.C. - Family/DNA
An un-official compilation of the family tree of Aberdeen Football Club's official's, player's and staff from 1881 to present from one personal family tree.