Wayne Vernal Millner

Wayne Vernal Millner

Birth
Jamaica Plain, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 19 Nov 1976 (aged 65)
Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Burial Falls Church, Falls Church City, Virginia, USA
Plot I-950-1
Memorial ID 7390091 · View Source
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Hall of Fame Professional Football Player. He played for the Boston Redskins in 1936 and the Washington Redskins from 1937 to 1941, and 1945. From 1942 to 1944 he served in the military but came back in 1945 and coached such teams as the Philadelphia Eagles. He was two-time Notre-Dame All-America, caught 55 yard and 78 yard touchdown passes in the 1937 NFL Championship, and was the top receiver at the time of his retirement with 124 catches while with the Washington Redskins. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1968.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 26 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7390091
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wayne Vernal Millner (31 Jan 1911–19 Nov 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7390091, citing National Memorial Park, Falls Church, Falls Church City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .