June 26, 1946
The death has taken place of a well-known Association footballer, Tom McNeil. He appeared for Gloucester City, and his playing days finished with the Cheltenham Football Club.
Prior to his coming to Gloucester he had played for Lochgelly, King’s Park, Dunfermline, Partick Thistle, Liverpool, Rhyl and Yeovil. He leaves a widow and three children and a charity cricket match is being arranged on the Victoria Cricket ground, Cheltenham.
(Source: Gloucester Citizen: June 26, 1946; via http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) © 2018 Findmypast Newspaper Archive Limited