Frank Donnelly

Frank Donnelly Position: Unknown


Born at Blackburn, near Edinburgh, Frank played in the West Fife League. He soon became prominent and was offered trials with Partick Thistle and Reading.

Frank joined the Royal Navv as a stoker in 1939. He was posted to the Destroyer on Malta convoy. He was torpedoed during voyage, and rescued and landed at Malta. Frank was there during their heaviest blitz. He captained the R.M. and R.N. team.
Upon his return to Chatham, he played for Barracks.

Frank spent 10 months in hospital due to the after effects of being torpedoed. He invalided out of Service in 1943, but went on to play for Intertype (1944/45), and Maidenhead (1945/46) before making 14 appearances for Slough.


First Appearance Appearances First Goal Goals
07-09-1946 vs Carshalton Ath 14 19-10-1946 vs Hayes 2


Match Date Home Score Away Competition Goals Cards
15-03-1947 Slough Town 4-4 Eastbourne League Match report
01-03-1947 Wolverton 2-3 Slough Town B&B Senior Cup Match report
25-01-1947 Slough Town 1-0 Chesham United B&B Senior Cup Match report
23-11-1946 Enfield 3-2 Slough Town FA Amateur Cup Match report
09-11-1946 Slough Town 4-3 Erith League Match report
26-10-1946 Slough Town 9-0 Edgware League Match report
19-10-1946 Hayes 6-3 Slough Town FA Cup Match report
12-10-1946 Hastings United 1-1 Slough Town League Match report
09-10-1946 Windsor & Eton 2-4 Slough Town FA Cup Match report
05-10-1946 Slough Town 3-3 Windsor & Eton FA Cup Match report
28-09-1946 Erith 1-2 Slough Town League Match report
21-09-1946 Slough Town 4-2 Lyons Club FA Cup Match report
14-09-1946 Walton & Hersham 2-2 Slough Town League Match report
07-09-1946 Carshalton Ath 3-2 Slough Town League Match report


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