Full Name: FRANK DRUM
Date of Birth: 03/01/1931
Date of Death: 5/10/2018, aged 87
Height: 191 cm ( 6-3 )
Weight: 89 kg ( 14-0 )
Debut: 10/06/1950, Round 8, Hawthorn
Last Game: 17/06/1950, Round 9, St Kilda
Total Games: 2
Total Goals: 0
Frank was a full-forward, centre-half-forward and ruckman. Whilst playing with Minyip he formed part of a fine ruck combination with former South Melbourne 200-gamer, Jack GRAHAM. He only played two games with Richmond against Hawthorn and St. Kilda in Rounds 8 and 9 of 1950 before returning to the country. Frank later became involved in farming politics at a young age and subsequently retired from football.
His brother, John Drum, trained with Richmond in 1948.
St Pat's Ballarat Juniors ( Honours - Premiership, Captain 1948 ).
Minyip 1948-57 ( Honours Premiership 1952, 1954, Leading Goalkicker 1952 Goals 45, League Representative Team ).