Dennis Shepherd

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Dennis Shepherd
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Born 11 October 1926
Died 12 June 2006

Dennis Shepherd (11 October 1926 – 12 June 2006) was a South African boxer who won the silver medal in the featherweight division at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London. Shepherd died at age 79 in Johannesburg.

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Shepherd continued to box until 1950, when he was eliminated in the opening round of the British Empire Games in Auckland, New Zealand. He subsequently retired, without having a professional career. He later moved to South Africa. He died in Lichtenburg in the North West province on 13 June 2006, at the age of 79.

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