John McInnes

John McInnes
John McInnes
● John McInnes, 1945 (SP)

born in Scotland

John McInnes was born on Thursday, 29th March, 1923, in Dalry, North Ayrshire.

The forward signed for Donald Turner's Thistle on Thursday, 23rd October, 1941, having most recently been with Kilmarnock Juniors.

Aged 19, he made his debut appearance on Monday, 6th April, 1942, in a 3-1 defeat at home to Celtic in the Southern League.

John scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 15th September, 1945, in a 2-1 win at home to Queen of the South in the Southern League.

He scored the last of his 3 goals on Saturday, 17th August, 1946, in a 4-3 win away to Morton in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 6th March, 1948, in a 2-1 friendly defeat away to Cowdenbeath, having appeared as a Jag on 26 occasions.

John's club-list included Kilmarnock Juniors, Partick Thistle, Raith Rovers and Bradford City.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
22y, 5m, 17d goal.png 15.09.1945 Queen of the South [h] W2-1 (Southern League, Division A - game 6)
23y, 4m, 19d goal.pnggoal.png 17.08.1946 Morton [a] W4-3 (SFL Division A - game 3)


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