Player Profile

Ngati Porou East Coast

0211 Frederick H.L. Shelton

Birthday February 10, 1921
Height N/A
Weight N/A
Birthplace Gisborne
Previous Clubs Tauwhareparae

Full Name: Frederick Henri Loisei Shelton

Also played:

    • Poverty Bay – East Coast – Bay of Plenty 1950 (2g)
    • Olympians Club 1950-51
    • NZ Trial 1953

During 1951 he was the sole non-Maori in the East Coast team and was humorously referred to as ‘The black sheep of the family’ .

ed: Waitaki BHS

Served in 3rd Division in Pacific and Italy WW2.

Died 29.03.1994