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Arthur Baxter Squad Index
Information:
1941-42 Squad Number:
Position:
Attacker
Date of Birth:
28th November 1911
Birthplace:
Dundee
Height:
5' 9
Career History:
NOTE: Player Career history has been temporarily removed for data cleanse.
 
Profile:
Came to the Dons during the Second World War plating twice for the senior team including a 6-1 trouncing of his parent club, Dundee United, scoring one of the goals.
In 1943 he was the Captain of the London Scottish battalion team. He was quoted in the press as saying that he had played his best games against Aberdeen.

Killed in action at Rimini, 28th November 1944 whilst serving with 1st Battalion London Scottish. He is buried at the Grandara War Cemetry in Italy.

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
21/02/1942
Aberdeen 0-0 Rangers
North Eastern League 2,000 30 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
1941-42
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
Totals:
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
Total Appearances/Goals: 0 0