List of all Kentucky Derby Winners
1948 Kentucky Derby Winner: Citation

  WIN PLACE SHOW  
Citation $2.80 $2.80  No show wagering, Citation and
Coaltown   $2.80  Coaltown ran as Calumet Farm
My Request      entry.
TIMES:
:23 2/5, :46 3/5, 1:11 2/5, 1:38, 2:05 2/5
BREEDING:
B.c. by Bull Lea - Hydroplane II, by Hyperion

Horse Finish Jockey Owner Trainer
Citation 1st Eddie Arcaro Calumet Farm Ben A. Jones
Coaltown 2nd Newbold L. Pierson Calumet Farm Ben A. Jones
My Request 3rd Douglas Dodson B. F. Whitaker James P. Conway
Billings 4th Melvin Peterson Walmac Farm Howard Wells
Grandpere 5th John Gilbert Mrs. John Payson Adams E. H. J. Shaw
Escadru 6th Arnold Kirkland W. L. Brann Edward A. Christmas