Froude during his Collingwood career
|Full name||Frederick Ernest Froude|
|Date of birth||3 July 1910|
|Place of birth||Mount Lyell, Tasmania|
|Date of death||16 June 1978 67)(aged|
|Place of death||Kew, Victoria|
|Height||174 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||82 kg (181 lb)|
|1948–1950||St Kilda||56 (14–41–1)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1939.
3 Coaching statistics correct as of 1950.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Although Froude played most of his career as a half back flanker, he started as a forward and kicked 30 goals in the 1931 VFL season. He played in five grand finals for three premierships; 1930, 1935 and 1936. In 1948, nine years after retiring, Froude returned to the VFL as coach of St Kilda. Before the war he had been coach of Brighton.
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- WW2 Nominal Roll - Frederick Ernest Froude Noting that Mount Lyell, was the name of a small community located on the ridge between Gormanston, Tasmania and the Mount Lyell mine workings on the south west side of the western end of Mount Lyell, Tasmania - see The Peaks of Lyell for more details]
- "Fred Froude". Collingwood Forever. Retrieved 6 December 2014.
- "Biography". Australian Football.com.
- "Fred Froude". AFL Tables.
- "Coaching Record". AFL Tables.
- "Froude Coach of Brighton". The Argus. Melbourne, Vic.: National Library of Australia. 26 February 1941. p. 14. Retrieved 18 March 2014.