Full Name: GERALD TANNER
Date of Birth: 24/08/1921
Height: 175 cm ( 5-9 )
Weight: 73 kg ( 11-7 )
Debut: 09/08/1941, Round 15, Essendon
Last Game: 09/08/1941, Round 15, Essendon
Total Games: 1
Total Goals: 0
Total Games: 17
Total Goals: 9
Gerald was a wingman who spent the majority of his career with Wodonga, although he did spend two seasons with Cobram and this is where Richmond recruited him from. His only senior game for Richmond was against Essendon in Round 15 of 1941. He worked for the Railways and has now retired and lives in Wodonga. Gerald is the father of Xavier Tanner who played 100 games for North Melbourne between 1976 and 1983 and was a member of their 1977 Premiership side. He then played 11 games for Melbourne in 1984 and 1985.
Wodonga Juniors 1938 ; Wodonga Seniors 1946-53, Games 120 ; Cobram 1939-40.