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Christian Von Der Ahe

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Subject(s): Christian Von Der Ahe
Sport: Baseball

Location: Bellefontaine Cemetery, St Louis, MO (From 1885-1892 sited at Sportsman's Park, from 1893 sited at New Sportsman's Park. Moved to Bellefontaine Cemetery before Von der Ahe's death in 1913)
Unveiled: 1885
Sculptor: Franz Xavier Speh
Material: Stone
Status: In Situ

Inscribed on plinth: CHRIST VON DER AHE. BORN OCT. 7, 1851. DIED JUNE 5, 1918. - ANNA VON DER AHE BEHNEN. NEE KAISER. 1874-1919. - REST IN PEACE.

Inscribed at base of plinth: VON DER AHE.

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