Thursday, August 31, 2017

Bill Tom

William Edward Tom

August 20, 1927
Harlingen, TX

June 29, 2004

Highland Park High School - Dallas (High School)
1946-47 Rice University (College)
1947-48 Rice University (College)
1948-49 Rice University (College)
1949-50 Denver Chevrolet (AAU)
1950-51 Louisville Alumnites (NPBL)
1950-51 Fort Sam Houston (Military)
1950-51 Brook Medical Center  (Military)
1951-52 Brook Medical Center  (Military)

On September 19, 1950, Tom signed with the Anderon Packers on the NPBL, but on October 27, just a week before the season opener, he was sold to Louisville. He stayed with Louisville for a couple weeks, but on November 14 he left to serve in the U.S. Army, helping to fight the Korean War.



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