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Billy Soose
Birth: Aug. 2, 1915
Death: Sep. 5, 1998

Professional Boxer. He held the World Middleweight Boxing title in 1941, having defeated boxer Tami Mauriello for the crown. Shortly afterward he retired from boxing, and joined the United States Navy in 1942. His boxing record included 41 fights, 34 wins, 13 by knockout, 6 loses, and 1 draw. He operated a resort on shores of Lake Wallenpaupack in Pennsylvania's Poconos Mountains from 1946 to 1990. 
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Paupack
Pike County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Cremated, ashes interred.
 
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Record added: Sep 04, 2010
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