The John Ruskin Central School First XI football team from 1943/4. The sports master was Mr. C. E. Smith and the headmaster Mr. McLeod.

As Peter Oxlade writes: "I am unable to remember why there were only 10 of us in this picture! Can anybody name any of those pictured - where are they now?"

Upper row (left-to-right): Bill Petty, unknownStevensunknown, unknown.
Bottom row: D. Hambridge, Brown, unknown, Peter Oxlade, Tyler.

   "If my memory is correct, the photo was taken in 1943 in the main playground that fronted onto Tamworth Road."

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