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1947 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship

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Dates  June 26–29, 1947
Tour(s)  WPGA
Organized by  WPGA
Format  Stroke play − 72 holes
1947 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship
Location  Greensboro, North Carolina
Course(s)  Starmount Forest Country Club

The 1947 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship was the second U.S. Women's Open, held June 26−29 at Starmount Forest Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Betty Jameson won her only U.S. Women's Open, six strokes ahead of runners-up Polly Riley and Sally Sessions, both amateurs. She entered the final round on Sunday with a two shot lead at 225 (−3) and carded a six-under 70. It was the second of her three major championships. Jameson was the runner-up the previous year, conducted in a match play format. Defending champion Patty Berg finished ninth, third among the professionals.

Final leaderboard

Sunday, June 29, 1947

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1947 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship Wikipedia


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