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Henry Dodkins

Full name: Herbert Edward "Henry" Dodkins
Gender: Male
Born: December 20, 1929 in Epping, Essex, Great Britain
Died: January 18, 2014
Affiliations: Ilford FC, Ilford (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Football

Biography

Henry Dodkins played in Great Britain’s two matches at the 1956 Olympics. A wing-half he joined Ilford from school and played for them throughout his career. He also played for Essex, and England on 26 occasions. He was honoured with the captaincy of his country in 1957 and was selected for the combined amateur/professional squad to tour Nigeria and Ghana in 1958 by the English FA. Also in 1958, he captained Ilford in the FA Amateur Cup final but the one honour that had eluded him during his illustrious career continued to do so as Woking won 3-0.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Football Men's Football Great Britain GBR 5T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Football Great Britain GBR Final Standings 5T 1956-11-23 0 0 0
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Football Great Britain GBR Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1956-11-30 BUL 6, GBR 1 0
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Football Great Britain GBR Round One Match #3 1 1956-11-26 GBR 9, THA 0 0
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