|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1921|
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 1973|
Major League Baseball Player, Professional Football Player. He spent three years in the major leagues as an outfielder for the Chicago Cubs. Prior to joining the Cubs he spent one year as a member of the 1946 Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL), where he threw for 184 yards and rushed for 161 yards on 48 carries. He made his major league debut on July 18th 1947 at the age of 25. He appeared in 63 games during his major league career finishing with 45 hits, five home runs and a career .251 batting average. (bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.)
Plot: IOOF, Plot 184, Grave 17.
Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
Record added: Sep 25, 2006
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Thank you for your service|
Added: Dec. 15, 2013
He was sent to Europe in 1945 with Company L 314th Infantry 97th Division and participated it the Central Europe Campaign winning the Combat Infantryman's Badge, Bronze Star Medal and 1 battle star. He was discharged March 22, 1946 at Camp McCoy, WI, as a...(Read more)|
Added: Aug. 8, 2013
In Loving Memory
Added: Apr. 20, 2013
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