Arthur Briton Menzies (13 May 1892 – 31 October 1960), also known by the nickname of "Joe", was a New Zealand professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1920s. He played at representative level for New Zealand (Heritage No. 187), and Waikato, and at club level for the Ngaruawahia Panthers,[2] as a prop, i.e. number 8 or 10, during the era of contested scrums.[1][3][4][5]

Joe Menzies
Personal information
Full nameArthur Briton Menzies
Born(1892-05-13)13 May 1892
Norfolk Island
Died31 October 1960(1960-10-31) (aged 68)
Ngāruawāhia, New Zealand
Playing information
PositionProp
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1920–32 Ngaruawahia 26 6 1 0 20
1920 Hamilton 1 1 0 0 3
Total 27 7 1 0 23
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1920–32 Waikato 20 2 3 0 12
1925 New Zealand XIII 1 3 0 0 0
1925 Auckland Province 1 0 0 0 0
1926–27 New Zealand 12 (1) 1 0 0 3
1927 New Zealand (AKL Members) 1 1 0 0 3
1929–30 North Island 2 0 0 0 0
Source: [1]

International honoursEdit

Menzies represented New Zealand in 1926 against Wales.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Joe Menzies". Rugby League Project. Retrieved 25 July 2018.
  2. ^ In Touch nzrl.co.nz, October 2011
  3. ^ "Roll of Honour at nzrl.co.nz". nzrl.co.nz. 31 December 2012. Archived from the original on 11 March 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Past Kiwis → M at nzrl.co.nz". nzrl.co.nz. 31 December 2012. Archived from the original on 5 February 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2013.
  5. ^ "Profile at nzleague.co.nz". nzleague.co.nz. 31 December 2012. Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2013.