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John Bayne
Born 23 November 1877
Dunblane, Scotland
Died 21 July 1915(1915-07-21) (aged 37)[1]
Pas-de-Calais, France

John Bayne (23 November 1877 – 21 July 1915) was a Scottish football centre forward who played in the Southern League for Reading and Brentford.[2] He also played in the Scottish League for Raith Rovers.[3]

Personal life

Bayne served as a private in the Black Watch during the Second Boer War.[4] He was recalled to the Black Watch after the outbreak of the First World War in 1914 and was killed on the Western Front on 21 July 1915.[1] He was buried in St Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-l'Avoué.[1]

Career statistics

Club Season League National Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Brentford 1899–00[2] Southern League Second Division 2 2 2 2
Raith Rovers 1902–03[3] Scottish League First Division 1 0 1 0
Brentford 1902–03[5] Southern League First Division 2 0 2 0
Brentford total 4 2 0 0 4 2
Career total 5 2 0 0 5 2

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Casualty" (in en). https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/569841/bayne,-/. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 White, Eric, ed (1989). 100 Years Of Brentford. Brentford FC. p. 355. ISBN 0951526200. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 Litster, John. Record of Pre-War Scottish League Players. Norwich: PM Publications. 
  4. White 1989, p. 73.
  5. White 1989, p. 357.

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