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Herbert "Doc" Bracken
Birth: May 12, 1915
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1994
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Professional Negro League baseball player. "Doc" was a pitcher for the 1940 St. Louis Stars and then played for the 1946-1947 Cleveland Buckeyes after serving in the military from 1944-1945. While pitching for the Stars, he defeated every Negro American League team he faced. While in the Navy, he played for the Great Lakes Naval Base and had a 13-1 record. After completing his military service he was the most sought-after pitcher in Black baseball. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Burial:
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 1C Grave 2453
 
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Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Sep 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11683066
Herbert Doc Bracken
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Herbert Doc Bracken
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