Erected 1990 by Valley Bank - Madison
ROBERT "RED" WILSON
Born March 7, 1929 - Milwaukee, WIChicago White Sox - catcher 1953-1954. Detroit Tigers - catcher 1954-1960. Cleveland Indians - catcher 1960. University of Wisconsin - Madison, lettered in football and baseball, most valuable football player award, 1947, 1948, 1949, NFL draft #1 draft pick - 1949 Cleveland. Most valuable baseball player award, 1948. Milwaukee Washington High School - lettered in football, basketball and track.
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
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