1940 Team

1940 Army 1-7-1
1940/11/30 Army 0 – Navy 14 L

Coach: William H. “Bill” Wood (c. 1900 – June 7, 1988)
1938-1940
1938 Army 8-2
1939 Army 3-4-2
1940 Army 1-7-1
Overall: 12-13

Howitzer 1941
http://digital-library.usma.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/howitzers/id/5167/

ArmyFB_1940_team

ArmyFB_1940_record

ArmyFB_1940_CoachWood_Gillis-Captain

ArmyFB_1940_Corps-stadium

ArmyFB_1940_action-1

ArmyFB_1940_action-2_Mazur-run

ArmyFB_1940_action-3

ArmyFB_1940_action-4

ArmyFB_1940_vsNotreDame

ArmyFB_1940_vsNavy_write-up

ArmyFB_1940_BSquad

ArmyFB_1940_CSquad

First appearance of that famous quote?

ArmyFB_1940_MacArthur-slogan-UpontheFields

News Articles

ArmyFB_1940_BillGillis_byPap_CSM_Dec141939
ArmyFB_1940_BillGillis_byPap_CSM_Dec141939


ArmyFB_1940_forecast_EveningIndependent_Sep91940

ArmyFB_1940_BillGillis_byPap_CSM_Oct311940
ArmyFB_1940_BillGillis_byPap_CSM_Oct311940

ArmyFB_1940_BillGillis_byJackSords_PrescottEveningCourier_Nov121940

ArmyFB_1940_BillGillis_byJackSords_PrescottEveningCourier_Nov121940

ArmyFB_1940_vsNavy_LewistonEveningJournal_Nov271940-1


ArmyFB_1940_vsNavy_TheDay_Nov291940

ArmyFB_1940_vsNavy_byKrenz _PalmBeachPost_Nov301940

ArmyFB_1941_MAJWilliamGillis_KIA_EveningIndependent_Oct251944

ArmyFB_1941_MAJWilliamGillis_KIA_EveningIndependent_Oct251944

ArmyFB_1941_WilliamGGillis_35thDiv

ArmyFB_1941_WilliamGGillis_35thDiv

See also…Honor on the Line: The Fifth Down and the Spectacular 1940 College Football … By Robert J. Scott, Myles A. Pocta, p.226

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