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first - f o r third second, h , sec- jump. Sill Boxers Leave For Chicago And Olympic Trials Two Fort Sill boxers-members of the Fourth Army fight team-^ m ° e will leave h e r e today by Chicago where they will begin training for the army and air Olympic boxing trials June 2, 3 and 4. Fort Sill's beawweight title hold- er, Cpl. Frank Bell of the 969th FA Bn., and Cpl, Ernest Salas, ; Headquarters, 5th FA group, w e terweight champ, are the post entries. entries. They qualified for the event by their excellent showing in the finals finals of the 4th Army's boxing nament, held at Camp Hood, earlier this year. Both fighters decisions in the title bouts. The men will be stationed at l Fort Sheridan, 111., and will tram for the preliminary army-air force Biu bouts m Northwest Armory, Chi-. th cage. Coaches for the military boxers will be Johnny Behr, who has U. team coach and Dick Fitzpatrick, famed Chicago CYO coach. Winners of the army-air force preliminaries will f i g h t June the Chicago stadium in the Olympic Olympic semi-finals, and winners of event will tangle at Boston, June 28-29 in the national Olympic

Clipped from The Lawton Constitution02 May 1948, SunPage 11

The Lawton Constitution (Lawton, Oklahoma)02 May 1948, SunPage 11
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