Full Name: EDDIE FORD
Date of Birth: 22/09/1917
Height: 185 cm ( 6-1 )
Weight: 82 kg ( 13-0 )
Debut: 16/05/1942, Round 2, Melbourne
Last Game: 05/06/1943, Round 5, Melbourne
Total Games: 4
Total Goals: 0
Total Games: 19
Total Goals: 8
Edward was a centre-half-forward. Originally recruited from Shepparton, he spent four seasons with Richmond before returning to the bush. He died in 1946, as a result of head injuries he sustained from colliding with an opponent whilst playing for his home town Katandra. Whilst at Richmond, he worked for the Metropolitan Fire Brigade.
Katandra 1934-35 ; Shepparton 1937-40.
Tungamah 1945 ; Katandra Captain/Coach 1946.