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Thomas "Sarge" Johnson
Birth: Mar. 26, 1921
Millikin
East Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1980
Warsaw
Mazowieckie, Poland

Johnson was a retired army sergeant who is best remembered as the trainer for the highly successful 1976 U.S. Olympic boxing team, a squad that included Sugar Ray Leonard, Michael Spinks, Howard Davis, Leon Spinks, Leo Randolph and John Tate. He was also among those who helped groom Indianapolis' Marvin Johnson to become a world champion light heavyweight. He was killed with the 1980 U.S. National Boxing team in a crash near Warsaw, Poland. Indianapolis' Sarge Johnson Boxing Center was named in his honor. (bio by: Warrick L. Barrett) 
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memory Gardens
Whitestown
Boone County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Garden of the Last Supper, Plot 208B, Grave #4
 
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Record added: Jun 13, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22742
Thomas Sarge Johnson
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
Thomas Sarge Johnson
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
Thomas Sarge Johnson
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
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- Stacey
 Added: Dec. 18, 2016
Sarge, you were like a father to me and you are truly missed and remembered, you taught me to box and did well in leading me to the IN state bantamweight championship 1970. Thank you
- jarrett west
 Added: Sep. 24, 2015

- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: May. 12, 2013
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