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On this day in history...17th June



A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama.

No games on this day previously...

Another feature, again courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, sees us look at those Pompey personalities - past or present - who have a birthday on this day...

17/6/1964: Graeme Hogg
17/6/1921: Jack Foxton

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday June 17 2012

Time: 9:02AM

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Jack Foxton played just once in the final game of the first season after WWII. Not much known about him. Jack was a left half who had previously been at Bolton. He was at Pompey for four years and on being released moved to Swindon He was a munitions worker who joined Pompey straight after the war an played nineteen times in the 45/46 season which was not league standard.
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