Osmond Kelly Ingram

Osmond Kelly Ingram (HM17BH)

Location: Birmingham, AL 35203 Jefferson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 31.014', W 86° 48.786'

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1887 - 1917

Osmond Kelly Ingram
First American sailor killed in action
in World War 1, aboard U.S.S. "Cassin"
October 1, 1917.
Medal of Honor
War Cross - Italy

U.S. Destroyer DD-225
U.S.S. Osmond Ingram
built by
Bethlehem Shipbuilding Co.
Quincy, Massachusetts.
Keel laid as Ingram 15 Oct 1918
Launched 28 Feb 1919
Commissioned 28 Jun 1919
Renamed Osmond Ingram 11 Nov 1919
Redesignated AVD-9 2 Aug 1940
Redesignated DD-225 1 Dec 1941
HM NumberHM17BH
Series This marker is part of the Medal of Honor Recipients series
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 2:51pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 517356 N 3708608
Decimal Degrees33.51690000, -86.81310000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 31.014', W 86° 48.786'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 31' 0.84" N, 86° 48' 47.16" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 550-598 17th St N, Birmingham AL 35203, US
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