Passing of former player Doug Jones.


The North Newcastle RLFC
would like to advise of the passing this morning of former Stockton and Northern Suburbs player Doug Jones.
Doug was a Stockton and Northern Suburbs Junior,Graded with Northern Suburbs in 1957 and moved to the Western Suburbs Magpies (Sydney) from 1958 – 1960,playing in 29 games and scoring 9 trys. Doug also played in the 1958 Grand Final decider against St George.
Our thoughts go out to Doug’s family and friends.
Funeral details to follow shortly.
Picture L/R Jack Mantle,Doug Jones and Alwyn Slade pictured at Passmore Oval in 1957.

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