Open Women's Teams from the 1940's

1947 Victorian Open Women Team

1947 Victorian Open Women Team Photo

1947 Australian Open Women Championship Program

The first ever Gilleys Shield was won by Victoria in Brisbane.

 Player Name Uniform #
 Loris Aspinall  4
 Dot Barrington 14
 Erna Donnelley 7
 Nance Donnelley 10
 Betty Dornan 8
 Myrtle Edwards 1
 Royce Jackson 3
 Leila Jones 6
 Iris Keeble 9
 Dot Lumsden 2
 Gladys Phillips 12
 Barbara Porter 11
 Giselle Withers  5
 Emergencies  
 Alma Vogt No number assigned
 Wilma Barrett No number assigned
 Peg McCarthy  No number assigned
 Officials Role
 Tom Dobson Coach
 Esther Deason Manager
 Bess Dornan Statistician
 Irene Burrows Delegate

 


 

1949 Victorian Open Women Team

1949 Victorian Open Women Team Photo

1949 Australian Open Women Championship Program

The 1949 Gllleys Shield was won by Victorian in Melbourne.

 Player Name Uniform #
 Wilma Barrett 4
 Val Batty  6
 Betty Collins  14
 Val Collins 13
 Peggy Coward  15
 Betty Dornan  9
 Myrtle Edwards  1
 Mary Herbert  7
 Royce Jackson  3
 Alma Jones  12
 Leila Jones  8
 Gladys Phillips  5
 Barbara Porter  2
 Pat Upham  11
 Eileen Wignall  10
 Officals  Role
 Bess Dornan Coach