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Edward James 'Eddie' Doyle

 

Eddie Doyle

Date of Birth: August 17, 1898

Date of Death: November 11, 1942, in Algiers, North Africa (44 years old)

Source:

Pottsville Journal - Published 12/12/42

Did you know?

Captain Eddie Doyle was killed leading a charge into Algiers, and fell mortally

wounded by a sniper.  He is believed to have been the first American killed in

North Africa during World War II.

 

Teams:

1924 Frankford Yellow Jackets (NFL)

1925 Pottsville Maroons (NFL)

College:

United States Military Academy (Army)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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