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 Larry Julian “Crash” Crockett

Larry Julian “Crash” Crockett

Birth
Cambridge City, Wayne County, Indiana, USA
Death 20 Mar 1955 (aged 28)
Langhorne, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
Plot SW Corner of Section 6
Memorial ID 19746 · View Source
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Race car driver. Nicknamed "Crash" because of frequent racing mishaps, Crockett qualified for his first Indianapolis 500 in 1954. He finished ninth and earned Rookie-of-the-Year honors. Tragically, he was killed during a sprint car race at the Langhorne (PA) Speedway the following spring.

Bio by: Warrick L. Barrett


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  • Added: 25 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19746
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Larry Julian “Crash” Crockett (23 Oct 1926–20 Mar 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19746, citing Garland Brook Cemetery, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .