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Ralph Heywood
Original name: Ralph Alvin Heywood
Birth: Sep. 11, 1921
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 2007
Bandera
Bandera County
Texas, USA

Professional Football Player. Born in Los Angeles, he was an end and defensive end for four seasons (1946 to 1949) in the All-America Football Conference and National Football League, with the Chicago Rockets, Detroit Lions, Boston Yanks and New York Bulldogs. During his college years, he was a standout player at the University of Southern California and was named All-American. Heywood was an officer in the United States Marine Corps during World War II and in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, the only pro-football player to achieve this distinction. In 34 career AAFC and NFL games, he had 64 receptions, for 905 yards, with 6 touchdowns. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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 Parents:
  Ralph Adelbert Heywood (1899 - 1972)
  Margaret Elizabeth Vermilya Heywood (1900 - 1973)
 
 Sibling:
  Ralph Heywood (1921 - 2007)
  Jean Harriet Heywood Brown (1923 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 44, Site 91
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Apr 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18884774
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