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A. Rankin Johnson, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1917
Hayden
Gila County
Arizona, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 2005
Williamsport
Lycoming County
Pennsylvania, USA

Major league baseball player. Pitcher for the Philadelphia Athletics in 1941. Was later president of the Eastern Baseball League (Minor League) from 1960-1968. Enlisted in the US Navy December 18, 1941. His father (Adam Rankin, Sr.) was also a professional baseball player from 1914 to 1918 and later managed the Harrisburg (PA) Senators. His grandfather (Adam Rankin) was a Confederate General. He organized the 10th Kentucky Partisan Rangers. 
 
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Johnson
Joan J.
1921-2004

A. Rankin
1917- 2005

"Take Me Out to the Ball Game!"
 
Burial:
Wildwood Cemetery
Williamsport
Lycoming County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Mike McMunn
Record added: Oct 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21989830
A. Rankin Johnson, Jr
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A. Rankin Johnson, Jr
Added by: Mike McMunn
 
A. Rankin Johnson, Jr
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