Wallace Andre 'Shorty' Barr


Shorty Barr

Date of Birth: November 30, 1897, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Date of Death: April 26, 1957, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (59 years old)


The Milwaukee Journal - Published 04/27/57

Wallace Barr died of a heart attack while at a veterans hospital in Milwaukee,

Wisconsin.  He had suffered a mild heart attack three weeks earlier.

Did you know?

Wallace Barr attended South Division (WI) High School.

He served during World War I and in World War II, he served on the Bay View

draft board.


Teams: (Player)

1923 Racine Legion (NFL)

1924 Racine Legion (NFL)

1925 Milwaukee Badgers (NFL)

1926 Racine Tornadoes (NFL)

Teams: (Coach)

1926 Racine Tornadoes (NFL) - Head Coach


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