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 Joseph Joel Hammond

Joseph Joel Hammond

Birth
Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death 22 Sep 1918 (aged 32)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 11652 · View Source
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British Aviator. Captain Hammond, who flew in the Royal Air Force during the First World War, was killed in a crash near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway while participating in an air race. When no next of kin could be identified, Carl Fisher, a cofounder of the Speedway, arranged for him to be interred in his mausoleum. Mr. Fisher joined Captain Hammond in 1939.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 11 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11652
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Joel Hammond (19 Jul 1886–22 Sep 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11652, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .