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 A. Rankin Johnson, Jr

A. Rankin Johnson, Jr

Birth
Hayden, Gila County, Arizona, USA
Death 11 Feb 2005 (aged 87)
Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 21989830 · View Source
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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!"


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  • Created by: Mike McMunn
  • Added: 6 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21989830
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for A. Rankin Johnson, Jr (1 Mar 1917–11 Feb 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21989830, citing Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Mike McMunn (contributor 46782238) .