Red top & White shorts
Aberdeen F.C. 1942-43
Mitchell Cup Winners
George JohnstoneFootball Player, No 1 Goalkeeper
Birth: 20 Jan 1906 • Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland - Death: 06 Apr 1978 • Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Robert "Bobby" AncellFootball Player, No 3 Left Back
Birth: 16 Jun 1911 • Dumfries, Scotland - Death:
Joseph Alexander "Alex" DyerFootball Player
Birth: - Death:
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
Alexander "Alex" McSpadyenFootball Player, No 7 Outside Right
Birth: 19 Dec 1914 • Holytown, North Lanarkshire, Scotland Death:
George MutchFootball Player, No 8 Inside Right
Birth: 21 Sep 1912 • Ferryhill, Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 30 Mar 2001 • Aberdeen, Scotland
John Timothy "Jock" PattilloFootball Player, Centre Forward
Birth: 17 Oct 1914 • Aberdeen, Scotland - Death: 12 Aug 2002 • Perth, Aberdeen, Scotland
Stan MortensenFootball Player, No 9 Centre Forward
Birth: 26 May 1921 • South Shields, Durham, England - Death:
John DrydenFootball Player
Birth: - Death:
David "Dave" HallidayTeam Manager
Birth: 11 Dec 1901 • Dumfries, Dumfries-shire, Scotland - Death: 05 Jan 1970 • Leicester, Leicestershire, England
All teams advaced to the Quarter-Finals over 2 legs. The winners then played in the Semi-Finals 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.