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Happy 100th birthday Allan ‘Bunny’ Woods – 13 January 1922

Allan played for EFC Reserves pre-WWII leaving home and footy to enlist in the Australian Army.

Post war, he worked for sports goods manufacturer Nutting & Young hand stitching footballs and memorably, many cricket balls used by Don Bradman and the Australian Test teams.

An Essendon boy born and bred – living at 33 Buckley Street, attending Essendon Primary and High schools.  His best mate was the late Harold Lambert.

Congratulations Allan – 100 wonderful years.

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