Walter Young

1939 NFL Draft: Round 3 Pick 20

Roster Info

Season Class # Pos Ht Wt
1936 49 190
1938 SR 49 E 6-2 201

Personal Info

First Name: Walter
Middle Name: Roland
Last Name: Young
Common Name:
Nickname: Waddy
Hometown: Ponca City, OK
High School: Ponca City
Birth Date/Place: September 14, 1916 in Ponca City, OK
Death Date/Place: January 9, 1945 in Tokyo, Japan (age 28)
College Football HOF: 1986
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