Scorecards of Great Lakes Naval Training Station

Throughout the war, the Great Lakes Naval Training Station club, led by Mickey Cochrane from 1942-44 and Bob Feller in 1945 was one of the most prolific service teams and featured many of the games’ brightest stars.

YearGameTeamsVenueGame Date
1942GLNTS vs Chanute*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs Chanute Army Air FieldComiskey Park, Chicago, ILThursday, July 2, 1942
1942GLNTS vs Coffeyville Ban Johnson Refiners*Great Lakes NTS vs Coffeyville RefinersForest Park Diamond, Coffeyville, KSSaturday, August 15, 1942
1942GLNTS vs BeloitGreat Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs Beloit Booster ACBeloit, WISunday, August 16, 1942
1942GLNTS vs vs Lambert Naval Air Station*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs NAS Lambert Navy WingsSportsman’s Park, St. Louis, MOSunday, August 14, 1942
1943Great Lakes vs Nash Local 13Great Lakes Naval Training Station vs Nash UAW Local 13Michigan State College, Lansing, MIThursday, August 19, 1943
1944GLNTS vs Western MI All-Stars*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs Western Michigan All StarsBigelow Field, Grand Rapids, MIThursday, June 19, 1944
1944GLNTS vs Recreation All-Stars*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs Flint, MI City Recreation All-StarsAtwood Field, Flint, MITuesday, July 4, 1944
1944GLNTS vs Ford All-Stars*Great Lakes NTS Blue Jackets vs Ford Motor Co. All-StarsRotunda Field, Dearborn, MIWednesday, July 5, 1944
1944GLTNS vs Local 72 UAW, Kenosha, WI*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs Local 72 UAW, Kenosha, WIKenosha, WIAugust, 1944
1944GLNTS vs Coca Cola*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs Coca Cola Bottling Co. of SpringfieldMunicipal Stadium, Springfield, OHFriday, August 4, 1944
1944GLNTS vs South Milwaukee*Great Lakes NTS Bluejackets vs South Milwaukee Bucyrus-ErieRawson Park, South Milwaukee, WISunday, August 27, 1944
All entries listed with an “*” were provided to this library by their respective owners and are noted on each individual scorecard page.

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