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Southern Junior Heavyweight Title
[United States]

Joe Gunther 1938/12/08 New Orleans, LA
Defeats Art O'Mahoney in the finals of a tournament which has started in 38/04 to become the first champion and is presented the belt by NWA president Col. Harry Landry; also recognized at least in Alabama, Georgia, and Mississippi.
Carlos Rodriguez 1939/07/27 New Orleans, LA
May be repeated on 39/08/07 in Birmingham, AL.
Freddie Knichel 1939/11/30 New Orleans, LA
Vacant on 39/12/07 when Knichel cannot wrestle or no-shows.
Larry Tillman 1939/12/07 New Orleans, LA
Defeats Joe Gunther; still champion as of 40/05/28.



Carlos Rodriguez * 1941/09<  
Listed on the 42/01/15 issue of a Nashville, TN paper as having held the title "until four months ago".



Billy Raborn 1945/05/01<
Billed as champion in El Paso, TX.
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Bill Weidner 1948/10/06<
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Tex Riley 1949/07/04<
Billed as champion in Abilene, TX and Colvis, NM.


Oklahoma & Louisiana & Arkansas ( 1938/12 - 1970s )
Georgia ( 1949/06< - 1950s )
Tennessee & Alabama ( 1952/04 - 1974/08 )
National Wrestling Alliance [post-1993] ( 1999/12 -   )