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Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-393

Scope and Content

The Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery & Mausoleum Collection contains an index of individuals who were interred in the cemetery and mausoleum until May 20, 2003. The index is arranged alphabetically by last name and provides the following information: Name of Deceased, Service #, Grdn, Section, Lot, Sb, Sp, Sex, Age, Service Date, Type, and Veteran.

Dates

  • 2003

Creator

Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on accessing material in this collection.

Restrictions on Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

History of Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery & Mausoleum

The Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery & Mausoleum is located in Montgomery County, Ohio, on 8135 North Dixie Drive. The cemetery is divided into several sections including: traditional burial grounds, in ground cremation, veterans section, Columbaria, Mausoleum Crypts, and an infant section. The cemetery has been offering its services since 1923.

The cemetery has several notable internments; among the notable internments are: U.S. Congressmen Walter Hugh Albaugh and Harry Nelson Routzohn, race car drivers Charles Engle, William "Bill Mackey" Gretsinger, and Edward Lewber, Actress Agnes Moorehead, test pilot Howard M. Rinehart, and Medal of Honor Recipient Joe Calvin Paul (www.findagrave.com).

Extent

0.5 linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection is composed of an alphabetized index of internments, current up to its printing on May 20, 2003. The index is arranged alphabetically by last name and provides the following information: Name of Deceased, Service #, Grdn, Section, Lot, Sb, Sp, Sex, Age, Service Date, Type, and Veteran.

Statement of Arrangement

The index is arranged alphabetically by last name.

Title
Guide to the Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery & Mausoleum Collection (MS-393)
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Jeremy Feador, May 2009.
Date
2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Wright State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and Archives
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Dayton OH 45435-0001 USA
937-775-2092