Full name: Alfred Ernest Chalk
Born: November 27, 1874 in Plaistow, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: June 25, 1954 in Bridge, Kent, Great Britain
Affiliations: Upton Park FC, London (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Alfred Chalk was well known in London football circles at the turn of the century. He played for Ilford, Barking Woodville, and Essex County, and was right-half for Upton Park when they won the gold medals in the 1900 Olympics. According to the limited reports which reached London from Paris, Chalk was one of the Olympic side’s outstanding players. He was one of 18 children of a railway station manager and followed in his father’s profession by becoming a railway clerk.
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