Tom West

Thomas H. West, born January 27th, 1922 in Coal Hill, AR,1 was a minor Negro baseball player in 1947.


West was the son of Addison West and Wavie (nee Green) West.2

West was listed as a pitcher for the 1947 Omaha Rockets independent minor Negro baseball team.3

West died on July 23rd, 1976 and was buried in West Cemetery in Coal Hill, AR.4


"Tom West, pitcher. From Coal Hill, Ark., 23 years old. With Coal Hill semi-pro club in 1946. With army club before that."5