Gilchrist, Donald

Birthplace

Campbeltown, Scotland

Occupation

Half-Back

Biographical Text

Gilchrist played for this local side, Campbeltown Juniors, for three seasons as both a full-back and half-back.

Then along with his brother, Duncan, they both signed for Portsmouth in 1922. He was to only feature in three league matches, however.

Signing for Exeter City in the summer of 1923, Gilchrist made his Grecians’ debut in 1-0 home win over Merthyr Town.

During his one season stay at St James’ Park, he netted once, against Northampton Town in March 1924. On leaving Exeter, he signed for Workington.

Appearances

29

Goals

1

Collection

Files

Citation

“Gilchrist, Donald,” The Grecian Archive, accessed November 25, 2017, http://grecianarchive.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/1640.

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