Red top & White shorts
Aberdeen F.C. 1941-42
Mitchell Cup Winners
George JohnstoneFootball Player, No 1 Goalkeeper
Birth: 20 Jan 1906 • Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland - Death: 06 Apr 1978 • Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland
William "Willie" CooperFootball Player, No 2 Right Back (capt.)
Birth: 24 Oct 1909 • Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 18 May 1994 • Aberdeen, Scotland
John Robert "Jack" HoweFootball Player, No 3 Left Back
Birth: 07 Oct 1915 • Hartlepool, County Durham, England - Death: 05 Apr 1987 • Hartlepool, County Durham, England
Francis "Frank" DunlopFootball Player, No 5 Centre Half (Capt.)
Birth: 28 Apr 1913 • 152 Langlands Road, Govan, Lanark, Scotland - Death: Mar 1991 • Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland
Charlie GavinFootball Player, No 5 Centre Half
Birth: Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
George Alexander TaylorFootball Player, No 6 Centre Forward
Birth: 09 Jun 1915 • King Edward, Aberdeenshire, Scotland - Death: 01 Jun 1982 • Plymouth, Devon, England
John Timothy "Jock" PattilloFootball Player, Centre Forward
Birth: 17 Oct 1914 • Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 12 Aug 2002 • Perth, Aberdeen, Scotland
Alex GourlayFootball Player, Inside Right
Arthur Hughes MilneFootball Player, No 9 Centre Forward
Birth: 10 Dec 1914 • Brechin, Angus, Scotland - Death: 25 May 1997 • Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Alfred Stanley "Stan" WilliamsFootball Player, No 9 Inside left
Birth: 01 May 1919 • Cape Town, South Africa - Death: 12 Jun 2007 • Johannesburg, South Africa
Joseph Alexander "Alex" DyerFootball Player
Birth: Cheshire East, Cheshire, England - Death:
David "Dave" HallidayTeam Manager
Birth: 11 Dec 1901 • Dumfries, Dumfries-shire, Scotland - Death: 05 Jan 1970 • Leicester, Leicestershire, England
The top 4 placed, advanced to a play off, 1st v 3rd and 2nd v 4th over 2 legs. The winners from each advanced to the Final over 2 legs.
(BP = An extra point was awarded for having a better goal aggregate over each opponet over both series.)
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.
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.
Insert photo: From Graeme Watson's personal collection of Military shirts, badges & the Saltire Flag - Copyright © 2021 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.