General Russell Babington
Keays
Male
Australia
1877-07-06
Footscray, Victoria, Australia
1923-09-01
Yokohama, Japan


About

Attended Geelong College in Victoria from 1891 to 1893, playing in the 1st Football Team of 1893. He donated the original Tennis Honour Boards for installation in Norman Morrison Memorial hall in 1915. A woolbuyer.

In 1923, he, along with Thomas Southam Hawkes, father of the renowned sportsmen Jack Bailey Hawkes (1899-1990) and Tom Bailey Hawkes (1898-1948) who both attended the School, was tragically killed in an earthquake in Yokohama, Japan.



Media


Archive statistics 1905 - 1915
0
10
5


Tournaments Geelong Easter Tournament - 1915 Geelong Easter Tournament - 1909 South Australian Championships - 1907 Geelong Easter Tournament - 1907 Geelong Easter Tournament - 1905

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.