. The Grand Cannon By Jake Trbojevic & Barry Ross Mon 18th August, 03:00PM Football clubs are founded on their history. Their history helps forge friendships that bonds blokes together for life and memories that last an eternity. An unfortunate reality with a Club that has lasted for the best part of 67 years is that when you look through the history records, many great players are no longer with us. But for a former soldier who played in our first ever competition match, the memories and recollections of our innaugural day will never leave him. His name is Ernie Cannon and he is the oldest living Sea Eagle. He will celebrate his 94th birthday on the 27th of this month. Read the full article at seaeagles.com.au .