A Virtual Cemetery created by Steve S

Victims of Aetna Powder Plant Explosions

People in this virtual cemetery died in explosions at the Aetna, Indiana powder plant that existed from about 1881 to 1918. Many are in unmarked graves or their burial location is unknown. I've identified two other men who were fatally injured .

28 memorials
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Page 1
 Robert Campbell
No grave photo

Robert Campbell

1837 – 8 Oct 1891
Burial Details Unknown
 Carl Oscar Carlson
No grave photo

Carl Oscar Carlson

8 Nov 1881 – 12 Nov 1912

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 Rudolph Christiansen
No grave photo

Rudolph Christiansen

1859 – 3 Nov 1899
Burial Details Unknown
 William Clark
No grave photo

William Clark

unknown – 16 Dec 1890
Burial Details Unknown
 Frank Ebler
No grave photo

Frank Ebler

1880 – 22 May 1899
Burial Details Unknown
 Sam Errick
No grave photo

Sam Errick

1875 – 22 May 1899
Burial Details Unknown
 John Gallagher
No grave photo

John Gallagher

unknown – 10 Oct 1899

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 John A. Gill
No grave photo

John A. Gill

1858 – 6 Apr 1888

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 William Grimmer

William Grimmer

15 Mar 1878 – 2 Oct 1905

Hobart, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 William C Halpin

William C Halpin

1882 – 12 Nov 1912

Portage, Porter County, Indiana, USA

 Charles Helman
No grave photo

Charles Helman

1876 – 2 Oct 1902
Burial Details Unknown
 August Hoenscher

August Hoenscher

10 Oct 1870 – 25 Nov 1903

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 John Edgar Hupman

John Edgar Hupman

11 Mar 1881 – Oct 1899

Xenia, Greene County, Ohio, USA

 H. L. Jansen
No grave photo

H. L. Jansen

unknown – 6 Apr 1888

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 Carl Julius Johnson
No grave photo

Carl Julius Johnson

6 Oct 1875 – 12 Nov 1912

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 William Johnson
No grave photo

William Johnson

1874 – 12 Nov 1912

Hobart, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 Michael Joyce
No grave photo

Michael Joyce

unknown – 10 Oct 1899
Burial Details Unknown
 Joseph M. Kolda
No grave photo

Joseph M. Kolda

1871 – 13 Aug 1909

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

 August Lunow
No grave photo

August Lunow

1863 – 3 Nov 1899
Burial Details Unknown
 Michael McCarthy
No grave photo

Michael McCarthy

1869 – 13 Aug 1909

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA

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