Forward for a number of soccer clubs within the interwar years, especially Watford and Walsall. Spending near a decade in professional soccer, he retired to operate inside a munitions flower in WW II. He was the oldest making it through person in the Football Little league, and something of the previous few professional footballers from your pre- WW II period. Living to 99 years, he could fulfill his two grand-daughters and four great-grandchildren. The Russian great goalkeeper Lev Yahin also resided through WW II, though he was just 12 when it broke out.