F. R. White

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F. R. White
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1899-12-04)December 4, 1899
South Norfolk, Virginia
Died April 15, 1969(1969-04-15) (aged 69)
Newport News, Virginia
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1929–1931 Apprentice
1933 Apprentice
Head coaching record
Overall 8–23–4

Fairmount Richard "Monk" White (December 4, 1899 – April 15, 1969) was an American football coach. He was the sixth and then later the eighth head football coach at The Apprentice School in Newport News, Virginia. He held that position for four seasons, from 1929 until 1931 and again in 1933. His coaching record at Apprentice was 8–23–4. [1]

White was appointed Assistant to the General Manager for Development of Supervisory Personnel at The Apprentice School in 1962. Previously he had served as Director of Education and Training.[2][3] He died of a heart ailment in 1969.[4]


  1. ^ Apprentice Builders coaching records Archived December 2, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Shipyard Bulletin. 22. 1962. Retrieved 2015-05-17. 
  3. ^ American Society of Training Directors (1959). Training Directors. 13. The Society. Retrieved 2015-05-17. 
  4. ^ http://www.nnapprentice.com/alumni/letter/Monk_White.pdf