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Howard S Wilcox
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Birth: 1920
Death: 2002

The son of 1919 Indianapolis 500 winner, Howard Wilcox, Mr. Wilcox is best known for establishing the "Little 500" bicycle classic that was the subject of the movie "Breaking Away." He also was instrumental in founding the annual Indianapolis 500 Festival event. 
 
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 Parents:
  Howard Wilcox (1889 - 1923)
  Katie Wilcox (1892 - 1922)
 
 Siblings:
  Howard Wilcox (1918 - 1918)*
  Howard S Wilcox (1920 - 2002)
  Marian Wilcox Dalton (1921 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: burial: OCT 3,2002
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Mausoleum Section 2A, Plot F16
 
Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
Record added: Dec 26, 2005
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Howard S Wilcox
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Major General "Howdy" Wilcox, Commander, 38th Infantry Division from February 1963 to September 1964, passed away at the age of 82, on Monday, September 30, 2002.General Wilcox was appointed as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Indiana Army National Guard in Au...(Read more)
- Greg Raike
 Added: Jun. 25, 2010
Following service in World War II, he was awarded the Silver Star. The Silver Star is the third highest military award designated solely for heroism in combat. Established in 1918 as the Citation Star, in 1932 it was re-designated as a medal with a retro...(Read more)
- Greg Raike
 Added: Jun. 25, 2010
 
 
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