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James Dorn Oglesby
Birth: Aug. 10, 1905
Death: Sep. 1, 1955

Major League Baseball Player. His Major League career consisted of three games with the 1930 Philadelphia Athletics. A spiking curtailed his stay with the As, and he soon found himself back in the Minor Leagues. After several more years in the minors, he retired as an active player to become Manager of the Chicago Cubs farm teams in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Springfield, Illinois. After leaving baseball he became a security guard for the Douglas Aircraft Corporation in Tulsa, Oklahoma. By 1955 he was suffering from ill health and depression. He took his own life at the age of 55.  (bio by: Frank Russo) 
 
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Memorial Park Cemetery
Tulsa
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Frank Russo
Record added: Sep 24, 2004
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James Dorn Oglesby
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 Added: Jun. 15, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: Dec. 15, 2013
Rest In Peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 29, 2012
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