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John F "Champ" Alloway
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1905
California, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1972
Hayward
Alameda County
California, USA

From the Oakland Tribune, Wednesday, July 26, 1972.

RITES SET FOR FORMER INFIELDER
Funeral services for John F. Alloway, an Oakland native and professional baseball player, will be held at 1 pm tomorrow at Grant Miller Mortuary, 2850 Telegraph Ave.

Mr. Alloway died at his Hayward home at the age of 67.

He started playing professional baseball at age 15 in the Valley League shortly after he moved with his family to Sacramento in 1917. Mr. Alloway, called "Champ" by his baseball friends, went to the Sacramento Solons of the Coast League in 1927.

The second baseman played with the major league Detroit Tigers in 1928 and went back to the Solons two years later. Mr. Alloway was in Africa and Italy with the U.S. Army during World War II. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Marguerite G Jose Alloway (1913 - 1970)
 
Burial:
Sunset View Cemetery
El Cerrito
Contra Costa County
California, USA
Plot: Adult Y section, Row 3, Grave 100
 
Created by: kaprico
Record added: Aug 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95549051
John F Champ Alloway
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John F Champ Alloway
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