Three Australian families Elterman, Zines and Small
4 Australian athletes killed and 60 injured
Later became Lord Mayor of Melbourne
The club went on to be four time National Soccer League champions.
Later renamed the Australian Maccabi council, and in 1957 Maccabi Australia.
Other Jewish presidents of VFL Clubs in the 1930’s were Dr D. Berman of North Melbourne; Reuben Sackville of St Kilda, Ewart Joseph of Fitzroy.