Player #358

Appearances:

2

Starts:

2

Goals:

0

Seasons:

2

Fred Butcher
Fred Butcher

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Fred Butcher
Fred Butcher

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Fred Butcher

Position

Left Back

From

1934-35

To

1935-36

IMAGE CREDIT

Fred Butcher

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

24
25

Division

D1
D1

Appearances

2
2
0

Starts

2
2
0

Substitute

0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0

Goals

0
0
0

*Age on opening day of the season

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

FULL SEASON BREAKDOWN

Frederick William Butcher

Birth Date

Thursday, 14 August 1913

Birth Place

Hemmingfield, Barnsley, Yorkshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

Aston Villa Youth |
Aston Villa Reserves |

From

Transfer in

Wombwell FC

From

For

Free

On

April 1931

Previous Clubs

Hoyland |
Wombwell FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Blackpool

For

Free

On

August 1936

Subsequent Clubs

1936-38 Blackpool |
1938-39 Swindon Town |

Fred Butcher
Fred Butcher

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Fred Butcher
Fred Butcher

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Villa Career

Seasons Active, Fee, Starts (Sub) | Goals |

1934-36 Aston Villa, Free, 2 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Jimmy McMullan |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 22 September 1934

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 22 September 1934

Tottenham Hotspur (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 29 September 1934

Preston North End (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 29 September 1934

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

England

Died

1 May 1996, Aged 82

Fred Butcher

Player #358 for Aston Villa, Frederick William Butcher, known as Fred Butcher, played as a left back for the club.

Fred played for Villa in 1934-35 making 2 appearances.

Fred was born in Hemmingfield, Barnsley on 14 August 1913 and made his debut appearance for Villa on the 22 September 1934 aged 21.

Villa had signed Fred from from Wombwell FC in April 1931 and he was to make his final appearance for Villa just 7 days later on 29 September 1934, before moving to Blackpool in August 1936.

Fred had played under Villa’s first manager proper, Jimmy McMullan.

Fred passed away in Bournemouth in May 1996 aged 82.