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Walter Charles 'Walt' Cassidy

 

Walt Cassidy

Date of Birth: January 3, 1901, in Toledo, Ohio

Date of Death: December 27, 1944, in England (43 years old)

Source:

Walter C. Cassidy died when his military plane went down off the coast of

England in 1944.  He is buried in Cambridgeshire, England.

 

The person listed in all other sources had nothing to do with Toledo or pro-football.

That guy was born in Youngstown, Ohio and is listed there on every census through

1920. The person with the data listed above was born in Toledo, went to high school

there, then University of Detroit, and entered the service in 1942 from Toledo.

 

Teams:

1924 Kenosha Maroons (NFL)

College:

University of Detroit