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Washington Jones

Full name: Washington Jones
Gender: Male
Born: July 14, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: November 9, 1987
Affiliations: US Air Force, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Little is known of Washington Jones. He was 1948 US Army Champion, and made the 1948 US Olympic boxing team, but lost his first bout at the Olympics, when he was disqualified for slapping with an open glove. After the Olympics he had three professional fights later in 1948, winning 2 and losing 1.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 23 London Boxing Men's Middleweight United States USA 9T

Men's Middleweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1948 Summer 23 London Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #3 AC 1948-08-10 Cavignac (BEL) , Jones (USA)
1948 Summer 23 London Boxing United States USA Round One Match #6 1 1948-08-07 Jones (USA) bye
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