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George Souders
Birth: Sep. 11, 1900
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1976
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Auto Race Car Driver. Born in Lafayette, Indiana, he was most noted for being one of the very few to win the Indianapolis 500 his first time of being in the race. On May 30, 1927, in the annual Indianapolis 500 Race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Indiana, Souders started in the 22nd position as a race rookie. He led for the last 51 laps of the race and won the Indy Championship. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Ruth Heemann Souders (1902 - 1994)*
 
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Burial:
Battle Ground Cemetery
Battle Ground
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 18, 1999
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