The Club was saddened to hear of the death of the former O’s goalkeeper of 1950 to 1960 David Henry Groombridge on Saturday at the Frimley Park Hospital, he was 84 years of age. He made 133 League appearances and 9 FA Cup appearances but was badly injured in a reserve game in 1960 and forced to retire. He is survived by his son and daughter and widow Sarah.
Funeral Service to be held at All Saints’.—Church, Dogmersfield on Friday February 6th at 2.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Any donations to Alzheimer’s Research c/o A.W.Goddard, Kent Road, Fleet, Hants, GU51 3AJ.
All saints postcode is: RG27 8SZ