Jack Lennox

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Career Stats & Summary

Died in a Japanese prison camp in Malaysia in 1943 while serving in World War II

Vital Statistics

Died
Tuesday, 7th December, 1943

Career Statistics

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Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Division 1929 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
Overall 1929 1 0 0   0 0 1 0 0.00% Match list


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George NSWRFL 1930 13 2 -   - 6 8 3 2 61.54% Match list
St George NSWRFL 1931 13 1 -   - 3 7 6 0 53.85% Match list
St George NSWRFL 1932 14 - -   - - 4 9 1 28.57% Match list
South Sydney NSWRFL 1933 6 - -   - - 4 2 0 66.67% Match list
South Sydney NSWRFL 1934 6 1 -   - 3 3 2 1 50.00% Match list
Overall 1930-1934 52 4 0   0 12 26 22 4 50.00% Match list

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1930-32 40 3 -   - 9 19 18 3 47.50% Match list
South Sydney 1933-34 12 1 -   - 3 7 4 1 58.33% Match list
Overall 1930-1934 52 4 0   0 12 26 22 4 50.00% Match list

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
St George 1930-31 4 - -   - - 2 2 0 50.00% Match list
Overall 1930-1931 4 0 0   0 2 2 0 50.00% Match list

Your Say

Dick McDermott says: Jack lennox was my great uncle, a school teacher and in his thirties he enlisted in the 2/15th field atillery regiment an was sent to Malaya in 1941. Captured with the rest of the 8th Division at the fall of Singapore, he was sent to the Burma end of the Burma Thailand railway wher he often assisted comrades by taking their work loads when they were sick. As an ex Souths and Saints player he was in demand to talk League in the camps. He eventually contracted Palegra and malnutrition and died in the Thanbuyazat POW hospital in 1943. jack is buried in the Thanbuyazat war cemetry in Burma. (26/08/2012)

Dick McDermott says: Jack was my great uncle. A school teacher Jack played for both Saints and Souths. He enlisted in WWII, as a gunner in the 2/15th Field Regiment and was captured at the fall of Singapore. Jack worked as a POW on the infamous Burma Railway where he passed away from malnutrition and cerebral malaria in 1943. Jack is buried in the Thanbuzayat War cemetery in Burma. Jack’s commanding officer said of him that he was a big man always out for helping his mates who were less able to carry out the work on the line. (03/10/2013)

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Last modified: Sat, 17 Nov 2018 05:15:43 +0000 (Sydney time)