Gene Armstrong

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Name: Gene Armstrong
Alias: Gene Ace
Birth Name: Genorace Armstrong
Hometown: Linden, New Jersey, USA
Birthplace: Pickensville, Alabama, USA
Died: 2004-07-08 (Age:72)
Height: 175cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Gene Armstrong (or "Gene Ace"), as he was known while boxing professionally, was named "New Jersey's outstanding boxer" by the New Jersey Boxing Writers Association in 1958. He was inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame in 1990. http://www.njboxinghof.org/gene-ace-armstrong/

He worked for Gordon's Gin Distillers in Linden, NJ for 25 years before retiring.

Genorace Armstrong, an ordained Baptist Minister, passed away on July 8, 2004, from natural causes.