-1948 Bill Longson



Card Date 48/07/05 Oshawa, ON Oshawa Arena
World Title: Bill Longson W Earl McCready
The Masked Marvel W Colonel Pete Peterson
Nanjo Singh W Red Simms

The first appearance of the World Title in Oshawa in July 1948.
"Wild" Bill Longson defends his National Wrestling Association title vs popular
Canadian star Earl McCready.

Longson would lose the title to Lou Thesz 2 weeks
later in Indianapolis and this card marks 'Wild' Bill's only Oshawa appearance


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