Henry (Sonny) Elms was inducted into the Swans Hall of Fame in 2011.
Captain of VFA Premiership teams of 1888, 1889, 1890
Henry “Sonny” Elms played with South Melbourne in the VFA from 1882 to 1894, captained the side to its VFA Premierships of 1888, 1889 and 1890, and represented Victoria when it played a game against South Australia during the 1890 season. He was assistant to Senior Coach Herb Howson when South won the 1918 VFL Premiership, and he and Howson were also in charge in 1919. Sonny died in September 1928.