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donald grant

5
Centre Half

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Squad Number: 5
Position: Centre Half
Date of Birth: Sunday, April 2, 1916
Birthplace: Dundee
Nationality: Scottish
Height: 5' 11
Weight: 12st 3lbs
Signed: 27/05/1938
Name: Donald McGillivray Grant
Joined the Dons from Hearts in May 1938 and received good reports in his four first team matches, but in 1939 he joined the police in Dundee before signing up to the RAF during the Second World War - in April 1941 - where he trained in Rhodesia as a pilot; ultimately flying Lancaster bombers over Europe. Returned to the police after the war and retired with the rank of Chief Inspector. Died: Dundee, 1997

Aberdeen Debut

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Date Result Competition Venue Attendance Age at debut Type RedTv Report
13/08/1938 Aberdeen 1 - 2 Partick Thistle Scottish Reserve League 0
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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
1938-39 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0
Totals: 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0
Total Appearances/Goals:   4 1  
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