Famous footballer wounded


May 25, 1916
Captain Vivian Woodward, the famous footballer, is again in the doctor’s hands. Having recovered from the grenade wound he received in the trenches, he joined the 3rd Battalion of the Footballers.

Unfortunately he was seized with illness that necessitated prompt medical attention. He is now at his home in London.
(Source: Evening Despatch: May 25, 1916)

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