Photograph of Dundee Amateur Boxing Club Juvenilles

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Photograph of Dundee Amateur Boxing Club Juvenilles

Donated by Mr J. Thomas
Museum number 2007-40-6

Jim Thomas (circled) was a member of Dundee Amateur Boxing Juvenile Club, based at Dudhope in the 1930s.
Jim was professional boxer both before and after the war. He died in Dundee in March 2007, aged 88.

After completing his army service, Jim and his brother Alec ran the Belmont Boxing Club in Hawkhill. They trained local young boxers, including Dundee's1956 Olympic Gold medal champion Dick McTaggart.

Photograph of Dundee Amateur Boxing Club Juvenilles
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