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Ovid Lamont Dally
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Birth: Nov. 29, 1897
West Mansfield
Logan County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1952
Ohio, USA

Buried on July 17, 1953. (Death Certificate Photocopy)

He died by accidental drowning in Lake Erie, N.W. of Lorain, Ohio. His body was recovered on July 14, 1953. In the newspaper article, "Body Recovered", Page 8, 2nd column from the right - "The Newark Advocate" - Newark, Ohio - July 16, 1953 - Volume 198, Number 97 - it states "...drowned Oct. 12 when he was swept off a sailboat by a boom."

NOTE: On his Death Certificate Photocopy, his middle-name is spelled Lamount. It also states that he was born on November 27, in York Center, Ohio. I used the birth information which he gave himself, under oath, on his U.S. Passport Application Photocopy.

Social Security Number: 291-18-1004

World War I veteran:
- He served for six months on the Verdun front in the ambulance corps of the French army. He was in unit S.S.U. 26 of "Service Automobile Americain Aux Armees Francaises" ("American Field Service"). Newspaper article on his service: "OHIO YOUTH TELLS HOW MUD KILLED AT VERDUN", Page 4 - "The Lima Daily News" - Lima, Ohio - December 26, 1917.
- He was later in the Aviation Corps of the U.S. Army. (Serial Number 992329)

- "Political Action: A Manual of Votes for Veterans", 1936

- U.S. Patent 1,665,533 on April 10, 1928 for an "Aerial Vessel"
- U.S. Patent 1,831,289 on November 10, 1931 for a "Target"

Manufacturer: He was part owner of "Ohio Screw Machine Products Co." 
Family links: 
  Ivory E Dally (1878 - 1948)
  Leota M Dally (1878 - 1959)
  Ovid Lamont Dally (1897 - 1952)
  Thelma "Dee" Dally Condell (1908 - 1996)*
  Inf of IE & Leota Dally (1921 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
Crown Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 4 - Lot 455 - Grave 1
Created by: NWO
Record added: Feb 11, 2012
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Ovid Lamont Dally
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Ovid Lamont Dally
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