Jackie Robinson served as a second lieutenant in the United States Army between 1942-1944.
He was primarily a Second Basemen.
Jackie Robinson's First son was born November 18, 1946. His second son was born May 14, 1952. The first one is named Jackie Jr.. The second one is named David Robinson
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Jackie Robinson mainly played second base, but he also played around the field.
No, he did not. Although Jackie Robinson never saw combat in World War 2, he did serve as a second lieutenant in the US Army from 1942-1944.
No, in his MLB career Jackie Robinson was an infielder. He played 748 games at second base, 256 games at third base, and 197 games at first base.
He was a first baseman when they needed him to be. But his official position was second baseman.
YES. From 1942 to 1944, Robinson served as a second lieutenant in the United States Army. The ended before he saw combat.
Jackie Robinson. When he first joined his team it was very difficult but as things progressed his made a spot for him on the team. Also Robinson was a very funny person which made it a lot easier. He had most of the team laughing by the second week. Of course his ability to play the great sport was the most helpful key point of his teammates accepting Jackie Robinson
1919 -Jackie Robinson was born in Cairo, Georgia on January 31. 1920 -Robinson's family moved to Pasadena, California. 1937 -Jackie enrolled at Pasadena Junior College. 1939 -Jackie enrolled at UCLA! 1942 -He was inducted into the United States Army. 1943 - Private Robinson was commissioned as a second lieutenant. 1944 -Second Lieutenant Robinson was court-martialed for insubordination and was honorably discharged from the Army. 1945 -He joined the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro Baseball Leagues. While playing there, he met with Branch Rickey and signed a contract to play for the Montreal Royals, a major league baseball team. 1946 -Jackie married Rachel Isum and soon after they had a son, Jackie Jr. He also played his first game for the Montreal Royals. During 1946 to 1970, Jackie played lots of games. 1971 -Jackie Robinson Jr. died in a car accident. 1972 -Jackie Robinson, Sr. died in Stamford, CT on October 24. 1986 -Jackie was posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. 1990 - Jackie Robinson was named man of the year!