Full Name: FRED CRAPPER
Date of Birth: 04/03/1909
Height: 175 cm ( 5-9 )
Weight: 89 kg ( 14-0 )
Debut: 16/05/1936, Round 3, North Melbourne
Last Game: 23/05/1936, Round 4, Carlton
Total Games: 2
Total Goals: 0
Total Games: 19
Total Goals: 4
Fred was a centre-half-back. Recruited from Eaglehawk, he was a strong type of player who was a fine high mark. His two senior games were played in the early rounds of 1936 against Carlton and North Melbourne. He retired after playing at Richmond and later became a serviceman during World War Two. His brother, Frank, played 27 games with North Melbourne between 1931 and 1939 and still holds the record for the most goals kicked by a player in one season in the Bendigo League. Another brother, Harry, played eight games for Melbourne in 1930 and 1931.
Eaglehawk Seconds 1928-29 ; Eaglehawk Seniors 1930-34, Games 67, Goals 6.