Walter Carpenter Marmon

Walter Carpenter Marmon

Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, USA
Death 29 Aug 1940 (aged 68)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section 29, Lot 44
Memorial ID 36938111 · View Source
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A member of the Marmon Motor Company, an Indianapolis automotive manufacturing family. He worked with his brother, Howard to build the first Marmon automobile in 1902. The Marmon Wasp, one of their creations, won the first Indianapolis 500 race (1911).

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  • Created by: Rick France
  • Added: 10 May 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 36938111
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Carpenter Marmon (25 Aug 1872–29 Aug 1940), Find a Grave Memorial no. 36938111, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Rick France (contributor 46581221) .