1959 Essendon Bombers Roster

Victorian Football League (VFL)
Team Record: 11-7 - 44 points
Finishing 4th in the VFL
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Grand Finals
Coach: Dick Reynolds (10-7)
Coach: Alan Thaw (1-0)
1959 Essendon Bombers Statistics

The Essendon Bombers of the Victorian Football League ended the 1959 season with a record of 11 wins and 7 losses for 44 points finishing fourth in the VFL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1. Dick Reynolds and Alan Thaw coached the team. The 1959 Essendon Bombers lost in the Grand Finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Geoff BarberNovember 1, 19375'9"143
John BirtJanuary 29, 19375'8"152
Stan BoothDecember 3, 19335'8"154
Reg BurgessAugust 6, 19345'9"159
Ian BurtFebruary 2, 19376'0"187
Barry CapuanoNovember 26, 19405'9"161
Jack ClarkeJuly 14, 19335'9"172
Kevin DellarMay 28, 19376'0"174
Brian DonohoeOctober 21, 19366'0"176
Paul DoranNovember 22, 19396'1"168
Alec EpisAugust 27, 19375'11"196
Ron EvansJuly 7, 19396'2"172
Ken FraserFebruary 17, 19406'1"176
Jeff GambleMay 24, 19356'3"176
Col HebbardNovember 10, 19365'9"161
Geoff LeekFebruary 18, 19326'4"212
Graham LeydinMarch 21, 19405'8"148
Barry MackieMarch 28, 19386'2"181
Lance MannJuly 12, 19305'9"161
Hugh MitchellNovember 22, 19346'0"176
George MoloneySeptember 29, 19395'10"163
Alby MurdochJanuary 18, 19355'7"148
Don NicolsonNovember 5, 19395'8"161
Kevin ParksJuly 9, 19356'0"168
Ken PeuckerFebruary 2, 19355'8"161
Brian SampsonFebruary 15, 19416'3"187
Greg SewellJune 30, 19335'10"165
David ShawOctober 29, 19386'0"174
Bob ShearmanSeptember 14, 19395'10"181Melbourne, VIC
Ian SheltonFebruary 24, 19406'1"192
Ken TimmsJuly 23, 19386'2"174
John TownerNovember 19, 19336'0"165



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