Gale Kerwin

33 12 3
11 KOs 4 KOs
Box-pro
division welter
status inactive
bouts 48
rounds 313
KOs 22.92%
career 1954-1962
debut 1954-04-12

ID# 012657
sex male
nationality Canada
height 5′ 8″   /   173cm
residence Valley Stream, New York, USA
birth place Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Boxing Pro 48 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1962-01-22 Buddy King 0 1 0
Hull Arena, Hull
W-KO
1961-12-20 Duilio Loi 107 2 8
Palazzo dello Sport (Pad. 3 Fiera), Milan
L-TKO
La Boxe nel Mondo Sport Match 5/1/1962
1961-03-16 Peter Schmidt 17 16 4
Arena, Saskatoon
W-UD
ref: Guy Bedard   Bobby Reid 116-112   Rud Stevens 119-111   Jimmy Wilson 117-116

This was the only professional bout on the card.
1960-12-12 Eddie Jordan 20 4 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
D-PTS
ref: Jimmy Devlin 3-7   Frank Forbes 7-3   Bill Forst 5-5
1960-11-02 Ralph Dupas 84 14 6
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans
L-TKO
1:37    
Bout was stopped as Kerwin was badly cut over the left eye, and bleeding from the nose.
1960-09-29 Tony Smith 24 2 0
The Stadium, Liverpool
L-PTS
ref: Jack Lord
Eliminator for Commonwealth (British Empire) Welterweight Title
1960-08-16 Ronnie Cohen 18 3 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-TKO
2:06    ref: Johnny LoBianco
Cohen was down three times in the 2nd, forcing an automatic stoppage.
1960-06-20 Maurice Houde 2 8 0
Varsity Arena, Toronto
W-KO
1960-06-09 Pete Martinez 0 1 0
Sherbrooke
W-TKO
1960-04-06 Jay Fullmer 19 4 1
Fontainbleau Hotel, Miami Beach
D-PTS
ref: Rocky Marciano 98-98   Dave Feld 98-95   Barry Pearlman 95-97
AP scored the fight 96-93 for Kerwin; UPI scored the fight 96-95 for Fullmer.
1959-09-09 Joe Brown 93 20 11
Fairgrounds Coliseum, Columbus
L-TKO
1:50    ref: Jack Dempsey   Al Getchell 27-28   John Hewitt 26-28   Frank Trannett 28-30
The referee stopped the bout due to a bad cut over Kerwin's left eye. Kerwin was knocked down in the 2nd.
1958-09-26 Frankie Ryff 26 5 0
Capitol Arena, Washington
L-UD
Kerwin was knocked down in the 4th round.
1958-09-04 Cliff Fiddler 30 5 5
Auditorium, Ottawa
W-TKO
2:32    ref: Gordon Montagano 9-2

1958-07-18 Bobby Scanlon 29 0 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L-UD
ref: Arthur Mercante 3-6   Bill Recht 3-6   Arthur Schwartz 3-7
Kerwin was knocked down in the 2nd.
1958-03-18 Davey Dupas 8 8 0
Ottawa
W-SD
1958-03-03 Davey Dupas 7 8 0
Sportatorium, Dallas
L-SD
ref: Jack Marshall 97-93   Charles Fisk 94-97   Gerald Miller 97-98
1958-02-14 Stefan Redl 17 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-SD
ref: Larry Napp 4-5   Artie Aidala 6-4   Frank Forbes 5-4
1957-12-20 Jimmy Archer 15 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-MD
ref: Mark Conn 6-6   Harold Barnes 5-4   Nick Gamboli 6-3
1957-10-25 Johnny Busso 30 5 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L-UD
ref: Teddy Martin 5-6   Jack Gordon 3-6   Bill Recht 4-5
Martin scored the bout even in rounds, but favored Busso in supplemental scoring.
1957-06-24 Tony DiBiase 17 2 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-TKO
1:21    ref: Mark Conn
DiBiase was knocked down in the 4th, and saved by the bell.
1957-04-30 Rocky Randell 59 21 9
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W-UD
1956-12-31 Carlos Ortiz 18 0 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L-UD
ref: Johnny LoBianco 1-8   Frank Fullam 2-8   Al Singer 2-8
Ortiz suffered the first knockdown of his career in the 2nd round.
1956-11-16 Nicki Gadson 10 5 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-UD
ref: 4-2    5-1    5-1

1956-11-03 Al Barraza 9 5 0
War Memorial Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale
W-TKO
0:47    ref: Petey Sarron
1956-10-06 Rocky Randell 57 17 7
War Memorial Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale
W-UD
ref: Petey Sarron 48-44   Al Hagen 48-42   Jim Matthews 48-42
1956-09-03 Benny Artist 16 5 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-PTS
1956-07-30 Jesse Watson 2 3 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-SD
"The crowd booed the decision." New York Times
1956-05-17 Edgar Stover 13 7 2
Palais des Sports, Montreal
W-PTS
1956-03-12 Charlie Cummings 15 5 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L-TKO
1956-02-01 Brian Kelly 39 19 3
Auditorium, Ottawa
W-UD
ref: Gordon Montagano 40-34   Howard Darwin 39½-35   Lloyd Kenny 39-37
1955-12-12 George Collins 10 9 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-PTS
1955-11-14 Frederico Escalero 7 16 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-PTS
1955-11-02 Dexter Connors 19 22 2
Ottawa
W-PTS
1955-07-12 Stanley Smith 3 6 3
Hedges Stadium, Bridgeport
W-PTS
ref: 29-25
1955-06-06 Freddy Messina 19 4 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-PTS
1955-05-02 Gerry Phelps 7 3 0
Mont St. Louis Col. Auditorium, Montreal
W-UD
1955-03-25 Art McCann 5 5 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-TKO
1955-03-01 Harry Clay 13 11 0
Arena, Milwaukee
W-PTS
1955-01-21 Billy Jones 1 6 0
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W-TKO
0:44    ref: Jack Milicich
1954-12-13 Johnny Long 9 9 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-KO
1954-11-22 Frederico Escalero 5 11 3
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
W-PTS
1954-10-18 Henry Abner 3 1 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
L-PTS
1954-07-28 Tommy Barto 5 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
D-PTS
1954-06-21 Tommy Barto 4 4 1
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
L-PTS
1954-06-11 Mel Brown 2 5 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-UD
The Ring Record Book incorrectly lists this bout as occurring on June 9th on both boxer's records.
1954-05-10 Erkki Piispa 6 5 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
W-PTS
1954-04-26 Joe Tufaro 3 0 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
W-PTS
1954-04-12 Vic Compos 1 0 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
W-KO