Morris Corona

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Name: Morris Corona
Born: 1918-03-13
Birthplace: Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA
Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Morris Corona of Port Arthur, Texas, born in Lake Charles, LA., fought on the Fort Worth, Texas Team.

1940 he won the Barney Ross Trophy and made the final of the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions at welterweight.

1941 won an Intercity Golden Gloves' title at welterweight vs. Eddie Saunders.

1942 he won the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions by decision vs. Julio Melendez at lightweight and as captian of the Chicago Team, he won the Intercity Golden Gloves' championship at lightweight vs. Gene Burton.

1943 won the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions by ko in round one over Charley Busalacchi at welterweight.




Preceded by:
Anthony Jones
Intercity Golden Gloves
Welterweight Title

1941
Succeeded by:
Marvin Bryant
Preceded by:
Tommy Campbell
Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions
Lightweight Champion

1942
Succeeded by:
Chuck Hunter
Preceded by:
Bobby Burns
Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions
Welterweight Champion

1943
Succeeded by:
Levi Southall
Preceded by:
Johnny Green
Intercity Golden Gloves
Lightweight Champion

1942
Succeeded by:
Chuck Hunter