Ernie Cameron

Ernie Cameron

Infobox afl player | firstname = Ernie
lastname = Cameron

birthdate = 20 February 1888
birthplace =
originalteam =
heightweight = 173 cm / 71 kg
dead =
deathdate =
deathplace =
debutdate = 1905
debutteam = Essendon
debutopponent =
debutstadium =
playingteams = Essendon (1905-12)
* 114 games, 55 goals
coach =
coachingteams =
statsend = 1912
careerhighlights =

Ernest J. "Ginger" Cameron (born 20 February 1888) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the VFL. He was a premiership player for the club in 1911.

A rover, nicknamed "Ginger", he made his debut for Essendon in 1905. Cameron was a back to back Best and Fairest winner for Essendon, winning the award in 1911 and 1912. He was also named as the Champion of the Season in 1912.

After breaking his leg during the 1912 finals series he was forced to retire from the game at just 23.


* [ Full Points Footy Biography: Ernie Cameron]
*Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). "The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers". 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.

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