Gunboat Smith

ID# 011290

Pro Boxing
52 28 10
38 KOs 12 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 90
rounds 581
KOs 42.22%

status inactive
career 1909-1921
birth name Edward J. Smyth
alias Gunner
born 1887-02-17
nationality
USA
death date 1974-08-06 / age 87
debut 1909-06-03
division heavy
stance orthodox
height 6′ 2″   /   188cm
reach
72″   /   183cm
residence
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Pro Boxing Career

140 boutspage
1
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1921-10-10 Harry Wills 68 6 6
Stadium, Havana
L
KO
1921-05-30 Bob Martin 32 6 0
Huntington
L
KO
1921-03-09 Al Roberts 14 5 1
Commonwealth Sporting Club, New York
L
KO
1920-10-21 Harry Greb 164 10 14
Springbrook Park, South Bend
L
KO
1920-09-06 Bob Roper 12 12 4
Fort Worth
W
NWS
1920-08-09 Bob Roper 12 12 3
Columbus
D
PTS
1920-08-03 Texas Tate 14 6 5
Panther Park, Fort Worth
W
NWS
1920-07-15 Chuck Wiggins 29 10 9
Ramona Baseball Park, Grand Rapids
L
NWS
1920-06-26 Tony Melchior 7 1 0
East Chicago
W
NWS
1920-05-13 Lee Anderson 13 5 9
Coliseum, San Francisco
L
PTS
1920-04-07 Fred Fulton 58 7 1
Arena, Milwaukie
L
KO
1920-03-10 Andre Anderson 14 12 1
American Legion A.A., Fresno
W
PTS
1920-02-25 Bill Tate 16 19 2
Auditorium, Oakland
L
PTS
1920-02-04 Willie Meehan 92 21 40
Auditorium, Oakland
W
PTS
1920-01-23 Carl Morris 49 17 2
American Legion A.A., Fresno
W
PTS
1919-12-11 Ole Anderson 7 3 4
Coliseum, San Francisco
D
PTS
1919-12-03 Carl Morris 48 16 1
Auditorium, Oakland
D
PTS
1919-11-19 Bill LaRue 7 1 0
Auditorium, Oakland
W
PTS
1919-11-05 Frank Farmer 32 11 20
Arena, Seattle
L
PTS
1919-10-30 Boy McCormick 15 4 2
Coliseum, San Francisco
L
PTS
1919-10-23 K O Kruvosky 31 13 16
Coliseum, San Francisco
L
PTS
1918-12-30 Jack Dempsey 50 4 10
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo
L
KO
1918-07-12 Billy Miske 42 6 13
International League Ballpark, Jersey City
L
NWS
1918-07-04 Tom McMahon 39 33 13
Highland Park, Dayton
D
PTS
1918-05-27 Leo Houck 111 27 23
Frank Erne Club, Lancaster
L
NWS
1918-04-12 Billy Miske 39 6 11
Auditorium, Atlanta
L
PTS
1918-04-01 Clay Turner 22 2 1
Majestic Theatre, Wilkes-Barre
L
NWS
1918-03-08 Hugh Walker 7 3 5
Joplin
L
NWS
1918-02-18 Emmett 'Kid' Wagner 24 18 6
Majestic Theatre, Wilkes-Barre
W
NWS
1918-01-09 Charley Weinert 36 10 3
Marieville Gardens, North Providence
L
PTS
1917-11-27 Fred Fulton 34 5 0
Arcadia Rink, Minneapolis
L
TKO
1917-10-02 Jack Dempsey 30 3 9
Recreation Park, San Francisco
L
PTS
1917-09-07 Frank Moran 31 14 4
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
NWS
1917-08-20 Kid Norfolk 33 14 5
Airdome A.C., Rochester
L
NWS
1917-08-10 Bill Tate 14 14 2
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens
W
NWS
1917-08-03 Kid Norfolk 33 12 5
Urban Liberty Park, Buffalo
W
NWS
1917-06-02 Jack Clifford 2 4 1
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
NWS
1917-05-29 Bob McAllister 24 1 6
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
D
NWS
1917-02-16 Jack Dillon 162 13 21
Louisiana Auditorium, New Orleans
L
PTS
1917-01-31 Jack Moran 4 6 2
Coliseum, Saint Louis
D
PTS
1917-01-01 Battling Levinsky 125 26 25
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
L
NWS
1916-12-25 Tom Cowler 34 9 1
Flower City A.C., Rochester
L
NWS
1916-12-18 Frank Moran 30 12 4
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
NWS
1916-10-10 Battling Levinsky 123 23 24
Arena (Armory A.A.), Boston
L
PTS
1916-10-03 Joe Cox 14 6 2
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
NWS
1916-09-26 Tom Cowler 31 8 1
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
NWS
1916-09-23 Jim Coffey 34 10 1
National A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1916-09-18 Cleve Hawkins 8 9 2
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
TKO
1916-07-10 Tom McMahon 33 28 11
Rochester
W
NWS
1916-06-07 Arthur Pelkey 25 20 4
Phoenix A.C., Memphis
W
PTS
1916-05-15 Battling Levinsky 116 23 21
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia
L
NWS
1916-04-28 Bob Devere 20 5 2
Arena, Syracuse
W
NWS
1916-04-07 Carl Morris 38 8 1
Tulsa
L
PTS
1916-03-30 Porky Dan Flynn 46 22 18
Manhattan Opera House, New York
L
NWS
1916-03-14 Jack Dillon 150 8 20
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
L
NWS
1915-11-29 Jim Coffey 31 9 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
KO
1915-11-09 Joe Cox 13 3 2
Coliseum, Saint Louis
W
NWS
1915-10-07 Colin Bell 33 15 2
Sohmer Park, Montreal
L
PTS
1915-10-04 Al Reich 15 5 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
NWS
1915-09-04 Sailor Jack Carroll 23 12 6
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn
W
NWS
1915-08-18 Jack Hemple 10 4 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
NWS
1915-07-28 Tom Cowler 28 4 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
NWS
1915-07-01 Charley Weinert 27 5 3
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
L
NWS
1915-05-10 Dick Gilbert 13 24 6
National A.C., Denver
W
NWS
1915-04-20 Tom McCarty 16 4 3
Arena (Atlas A.A.), Boston
W
PTS
1915-04-13 Charley Weinert 27 4 3
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
NWS
1915-03-27 Jack Reed 11 19 0
Irving A.C., Brooklyn
W
NWS
1915-03-16 Jack Dillon 129 6 17
Auditorium, Milwaukee
L
NWS
1915-02-01 Fireman Jim Flynn 66 27 22
Ohio National Guard Armory, Cincinnati
W
NWS

1915-01-27 Battling Levinsky 81 19 19
Greenwall Theater, New Orleans
W
PTS
1915-01-01 Battling Levinsky 80 19 18
Auditorium, Waterbury
D
PTS
1914-12-28 Chick Carsey 7 9 5
Long Acre A.C., New York
W
TKO
1914-12-23 Tom McCarty 12 0 2
Manhattan Casino, New York
W
TKO
1914-12-15 Jim Coffey 22 7 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
NWS
1914-10-20 Sam Langford 106 9 29
Atlas A.A., Boston
L
KO
1914-10-09 Battling Levinsky 75 18 16
Manhattan Casino, New York
L
NWS
1914-09-28 Cyclone Johnny Thompson 86 32 27
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
NWS
1914-07-16 Georges Carpentier 76 10 5
Olympia, Kensington
L
DQ
1914-05-20 Jack Blackburn 92 7 18
National A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1914-01-01 Arthur Pelkey 21 6 4
Coffroth's Arena, Daly City
W
TKO
1913-11-17 Sam Langford 96 8 26
Atlas A.A., Boston
W
PTS
1913-10-31 Charley Miller 20 8 9
Atlantic Garden A.C., New York
W
KO
1913-10-21 Tony Ross 33 15 13
Arena (Atlas A.A.), Boston
W
KO
1913-10-09 Carl Morris 23 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
DQ
1913-08-08 Fireman Jim Flynn 60 18 21
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1913-06-27 George Rodel 19 7 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1913-05-20 Jess Willard 14 2 1
Eighth Street Arena, San Francisco
W
PTS
1913-04-11 George Rodel 18 5 2
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York
W
NWS
1913-04-02 Fred McKay 4 3 1
Fairmont A.C., Bronx
W
KO
1913-03-14 Bombardier Billy Wells 18 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1913-01-22 Al McCluskey 3 2 0
West Oakland Club, Oakland
W
TKO
1912-12-27 Frank Moran 22 7 4
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
W
PTS
1912-12-11 Harry Wuest 16 6 7
Fairmont A.C., Bronx
W
TKO
1912-11-21 Jack Twin Sullivan 52 22 43
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo
D
NWS
1912-10-21 Jim Stewart 26 11 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1912-09-30 Jim Savage 15 7 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1912-09-20 Al Kubiak 21 15 10
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1912-09-09 Tom McMahon 18 13 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
NWS
1912-08-27 George Godfrey debut
Atlas A.C., Rockaway Beach, Queens
W
KO
1912-08-14 Porky Dan Flynn 33 8 10
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L
NWS
140 boutspage
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