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John Barron Squad Index
Information:
1903-04 Squad Number:
8
Position:
Inside Right
Date of Birth:
17th February 1879
Birthplace:
Aberdeen
Nationality:
Scottish
Signed:
06/10/1903
Career History:
Orion/Dundee 1st May 1901/Orion 23rd April 1902/Aberdeen 6th October 1903/Brentford 8th February 1904, Released - 30th April 1904
 
Profile:
Emigrated to America on the 25th September 1905 and was killed there, by electrocution, in an accident at Westfield, New Jersey, while working on overhead wires. Buried in the Rahaway Public Cemetry, Union, New Jersey
John Barron

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
06/12/1902
The Aberdeen 2-2 Victoria United
Rhodesia Cup Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 23 Start
20/12/1902
The Aberdeen 1-1 Aberdeen University
Friendly Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 23 Start
17/01/1903
The Aberdeen 0-2 Victoria United
Rhodesia Cup Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 23 Start
31/01/1903
The Aberdeen 0-0 Orion
Aberdeenshire Cup Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 23 Start
07/02/1903
Orion 0-4 The Aberdeen
Aberdeenshire Cup Cattofield, Aberdeen 23 Start
14/03/1903
The Aberdeen 1-4 Victoria United
Aberdeenshire Cup Cattofield, Aberdeen 6,000 24 Start
28/11/1903
Aberdeen 8-1 Lochgelly United
Northern League Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 5,000 24 Start
05/12/1903
Dunfermline Athletic 1-0 Aberdeen
Northern League East End Park, Dunfermline 5,500 24 Start
26/12/1903
Lochee United 0-3 Aberdeen
Northern League Thomson Park, Dundee 1,000 24 Start
09/01/1904
Aberdeen 1-2 Third Lanark
Friendly Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 5,200 24 Sub
16/01/1904
Hibernian 1-1 Aberdeen
Friendly Easter Road, Edinburgh 3,000 24 Start
23/01/1904
Alloa Athletic 2-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R1 Recreation Park, Alloa 2,500 24 Start
30/01/1904
Aberdeen 2-1 Dundee 'A'
Northern League Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 2,000 24 Start
06/02/1904
Aberdeen 3-2 Cowdenbeath
Northern League Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 2,500 24 Start

Appearances
Season League League Cup Scottish Cup Europe Total Other
  App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals
1903-04
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
2
1
1
0
1902-03
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
Totals:
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
2
7
1
0
Total Appearances/Goals: 6 2