Turkey Thompson

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Name: Turkey Thompson
Birth Name: Elbert S. Thompson
Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
Birthplace: Anadarko, Oklahoma, USA
Died: 1984-06-27 (Age:64)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 174cm
Reach: 185cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Managers: Cal Working, Wirt Ross
Trainer: Charley Williams
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Turkey Thompson served in the United States Army during World War II.

  • According to an AP report prior to his fight with Abe Simon, Thompson was 5'11 1/2".