The death of Jimmy Ashcroft


April 6, 1943
The death has taken place, in a Liverpool hospital, of Jimmy Ashcroft, the former Arsenal and Blackburn Rovers goalkeeper. A professional for over twenty years, he represented England on several occasions, assisted Liverpool during the last war, and finished his football career with Tranmere Rovers. He was a native of Liverpool.
(Liverpool Echo: April 8, 1943)


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