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James Brannick
Born 1889
Manchester, England
Died 10 August 1917 (aged 27–28)[1]
Westhoek, Passchendaele salient, Belgium[2]

James Brannick (1889 – 10 August 1917) was an English professional football inside right who played in the Scottish League for St Mirren and in the Football League for Everton.

Personal life[edit | edit source]

After the outbreak of the First World War in 1914, Brannick enlisted as a private in the Lancashire Fusiliers in Cheetham.[2] He was killed during the capture of Westhoek on 10 August 1917 and is commemorated on the Menin Gate.[1][2]

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

Club Season League National Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Everton 1912–13[3] First Division 3 2 0 0 3 2
St Mirren 1914–15[4] Scottish First Division 36 10 36 10
1915–16[4] 2 0 2 0
Total 38 10 38 10
Career total 41 12 0 0 41 12

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