James Thomas Gillette Jr.
Height: 6-1 Weight: 185 lbs.
Born: December 19, 1917 in Courtland, VA
Died: January 9, 1990 in Richmond, VA
High School: Courtland
College: Virginia (school history)
Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 18th round (169th overall) of the 1940 NFL Draft.
The research for this page was done by Scott Kacsmar.
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Part III) for full details.
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