Billy Williams was inducted into the Swans Hall of Fame in 2009.

Billy Williams

124 games
180 goals
Best and fairest – 1946, 1947, 1950
Swans Team of the Century


Recruited from Spotswood, Billy Williams played 124 games and kicked 180 goals for South Melbourne from 1945 to 1951. A brilliant goalkicking rover, he played in the infamous “bloodbath” grand final in his first season of senior football. South’s Best and Fairest in 1946, 1947 and 1950 and the Club’s leading goalkicker in 1947 and 1951, he also represented Victoria nine times. Billy is a member of the Swans Team of the Century.