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Chelsea FC Profile: James Gallon

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Full Name: James Gallon

Born: Wednesday, 17th January 1894
Place of birth: Stoke On Trent, England
Height: 5' 9"
Died: Thursday, 15th January 1948 (aged 53)
Place of death: Yeovil, Somerset, England
Burial: Buried - Yeovil Cemetery, Yeovil, Somerset, England - Plot A5574

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1919 to 1921

James is pictured later in his career, whilst with Peterborough

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Aug 1919 to May 1921) - cost: unknown - Released

* Released = Contract not renewed by Chelsea

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Wednesday, 4th February 1920, Chelsea 1 - 0 Bradford City

Age on debut: 26 years 0 months 18 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 7th February 1920, Bolton Wanderers 1 - 2 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1919 / 20 200002


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. James Gallon made 2 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League4th Feb 1920Chelsea10Bradford City25,000 match won
League7th Feb 1920Bolton Wanderers12Chelsea20,000 match won

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Link to the findagrave profile for James Gallon View CGS profile for James Gallon on Find-A-Grave
Link to the CGS Zeemaps location for James Gallon View location on Zeemaps for James Gallon

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Chelsea FC Player James Gallon

Games Won: 2
Win Percentage: 100%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 2 appearances, James Gallon played alongside the following 11 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Wally Bettridge (2)
Jack Cock (2)
Jimmy Croal (2)
George Dale (2)
Bill Dickie (2)
Harry Ford (2)
Jack Harrow (1)
Tommy Logan (2)
Owen Marshall (1)
Bobby McNeil (2)
James Molyneux (2)