Lloyd Sumner 'Shorty' Burdick
Date of Birth: August 8, 1909, in Assumption, Illinois
Date of Death: August 9, 1945, in Michigan, North Dakota (36 years old)
The Edwardsville Intelligencer - Published 08/11/45
Did you know?
Lloyd Burdick was one of thirty people killed while riding on a train called
The Empire Builder which was one of the trains on the Greater Northern
Railroad which was created in September 1889 from several predecessor
railroads in Minnesota and eventually stretched from Lake Superior at
Duluth and Minneapolis/St. Paul west through North Dakota, Montana
and Northern Idaho to Washington State at Everett and Seattle. Headquarters
for the line were located in St. Paul, Minnesota.
1931 Chicago Bears (NFL)
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1933 Cincinnati Reds (NFL)
University of Illinois