636.United States National Championships

Boston Garden, Boston

April 9-11, 1956

results incomplete


Quarterfinals (incomplete)

1956-04-10 51kg Charles Branch Dennis Boyer PTS
1956-04-10 57kg Jim Pettaway Bill Vereecken PTS
1956-04-10 60kg Joe Parks Jay Fullmer PTS
1956-04-10 60kg Eddie Lee Warren Higa TKO 2
1956-04-10 63,5kg Tommy Thomas William Scott PTS
1956-04-10 63,5kg John Granger Jim McCoy PTS
1956-04-10 67kg Denny Moyer Jim Williams KO 3
1956-04-10 71kg Phil Moyer John Powell PTS
1956-04-10 71kg Richard Hall Guy Leconte TKO 3
1956-04-10 75kg Paul Wright Leroy Simmons PTS
1956-04-10 81kg John Horne Alonzo Johnson PTS
1956-04-10 +81kg Jim McCarter Herman McNeil WO.
1956-04-10 +81kg Osee Groom Joe Hemphill PTS

Semifinals  (incomplete)

1956-04-11 51kg Charles Branch Dale Morgan PTS
1956-04-10 54kg Louis Johnson Henry Britton PTS
1956-04-10 54kg Don Whaley Byron Brownlee TKO 2
1956-04-11 57kg Marvin McFarland Thomas Nethercott PTS
1956-04-11 60kg Joe Parks Joe Charles PTS
1956-04-11 60kg Bill Cherry Eddie Lee PTS
1956-04-11 67kg Jackson Brown Joseph Bethea PTS
1956-04-11 71kg Frank Davis Richard Hall PTS
1956-04-11 71kg Wilbert McClure Phil Moyer PTS
1956-04-11 75kg Paul Wright Douglas Jones PTS
1956-04-11 81kg John Horne Leslie Smith PTS
1956-04-11 +81kg Osee Groom Roscoe Gatewood PTS
1956-04-11 +81kg Jim McCarter Shelly Finch PTS

Finals

1956-04-11 51kg Albert Pell Charles Branch PTS
1956-04-11 54kg Don Whaley Louis Johnson KO 2
1956-04-11 57kg Harry Smith Marvin McFarland KO 2
1956-04-11 60kg Bill Cherry Joe Parks PTS
1956-04-11 63,5kg Tommy Thomas Cecil Shorts PTS
1956-04-11 67kg Jackson Brown Denny Moyer PTS
1956-04-11 71kg Frank Davis Wilbert McClure PTS
1956-04-11 75kg Paul Wright Sixto Rodriguez TKO 2
1956-04-11 81kg John Horne Rudolph Williams PTS
1956-04-11 +81kg Jim McCarter Osee Groom WO.

sources: "Courier-Post " - April 12, 1956 (page 22) and some others


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