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 Harry St. John Sharpe

Harry St. John Sharpe

Birth
Death 13 Apr 1949
Burial Jennings, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot Section 3 Lot 217
Memorial ID 22847 · View Source
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Sergeant Sharpe served in the 1st Missouri Infantry during the Spanish American War. He became the lightweight champion of Missouri after knocking out Frank Crosby in the longest fight in history (77 rounds lasting 5 hours 10 minutes).

Bio by: Connie Nisinger


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  • Added: 2 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22847
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry St. John Sharpe (unknown–13 Apr 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22847, citing Memorial Park Cemetery, Jennings, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .