LT Ion John Cortright

LT Ion John Cortright

Birth
Eaton County, Michigan, USA
Death 3 Jun 1961 (aged 72)
Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
Burial Evendale, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 148163762 · View Source
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American Football Player, American Football and Basketball Coach. He played halfback for Michigan Agricultural College, and was voted team captain in 1911. Was a nine-time letter winner as an athlete at Michigan Agricultural college, winning letters in football, baseball, and track. Was head coach of the University of South Dakota football team in 1914-15, the 1916-17 Cincinnati football team and the North Dakota Agricultural College team from 1925-27. Was the head basketball coach at South Dakota in 1914-15. Served the United States Army as a Lieutenant in World War I.


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  • Created by: Mike Beard
  • Added: 22 Jun 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 148163762
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LT Ion John Cortright (29 Jan 1889–3 Jun 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 148163762, citing Rest Haven Memorial Park, Evendale, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Mike Beard (contributor 46772843) .