George Ramsay
George Ramsay
George Ramsay
● George Ramsay, 1910s (IWM)

born in Scotland

George Strachan Ramsay was born on Tuesday, 18th October, 1892, in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire.

The 5' 10½ (11st 0lbs) forward signed for George Easton's Thistle on Monday, 18th May, 1914, having most recently been with Third Lanark.

Aged 21, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 22nd August, 1914, in a 4-1 win at home to Dundee in the SFL First Division.

George scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 29th August, 1914, in a 2-1 defeat away to Falkirk in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 11 goals on Monday, 24th April, 1916, in a 3-2 defeat at home to Clyde in the Scottish Football League.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 30th December, 1916, in a 3-2 win away to Motherwell in the Scottish Football League, having appeared as a Jag on 49 occasions.

His club-list included Queen's Park, Rangers, Ayr United, Third Lanark and Partick Thistle.

George died on Thursday, 8th August, 1918, at Pas-de-Calais, aged 25.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
21y, 10m, 11d goal.png 29.08.1914 Falkirk [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 3)
21y, 10m, 25d goal.png 12.09.1914 Third Lanark [h] W1-0 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final)
21y, 11m, 15d goal.png 03.10.1914 Queen's Park [a] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 7)
22y, 2m, 15d goal.png 02.01.1915 Rangers [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 20)
22y, 11m, 14d goal.png 02.10.1915 Aberdeen [h] W3-0 (SFL - game 6)
23y, 3m, 25d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 12.02.1916 Kilmarnock [h] W4-0 (SFL - game 26)
23y, 5m, 0d goal.png 18.03.1916 Hibernian [h] W4-1 (SFL - game 31)
23y, 6m, 6d goal.png 24.04.1916 Clyde [h] L2-3 (SFL - game 37)

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