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1912 English Boxer Billy Wells Photo

1912 English Boxer Billy Wells Photo

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Photograph of Bombardier Billy Wells, English boxer, preparing for a fight with Al Panzer. Photo dates to 1912.

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Photograph of Bombardier Billy Wells, English boxer, preparing for a fight with Al Panzer. Photo dates to 1912.


William Thomas Wells, better known as Bombardier Billy Wells (31 August 1889 – 12 June 1967), was an English heavyweight boxer. Fighting under the name "Bombardier Billy Wells," he was British and British Empire Champion from 1911 until 1919, defending his title fourteen times. In 1911 he became the first Heavyweight to win the Lonsdale Belt, which had been introduced for British champions at all weights in 1909.


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