Jonas Howard Ingram
College Football Hall of Fame 1968
Date of Birth: October 15, 1886, Jeffersonville, Indiana
Date of Death: September 10, 1952, San Diego, California (65 years old)
Admiral Jonas H. Ingram died at the San Diego Naval Hospital
Did you know?
Jonas Ingram attended Jeffersonville High School and Culver Military Academy in
Culver, Indiana, then was appointed to the United States Naval Academy in 1903.
Jonas Ingram was the commissioner of the All-American Football Conference (AAFC)
for two years, 1947 and 1948.
He is an American Hero in every sense of the word. He earned the Navy Cross, three
Distinguished Service Medals and the Purple Heart.
His birth date is published in many places but with conflicting dates. Some say 1886
and others say 1887.
1915 United States Naval Academy Midshipmen - Head Coach
1916 United States Naval Academy Midshipmen - Head Coach
1917 United States Naval Academy Midshipmen - Head Coach
1947 All-American Conference (AAFC) - Commissioner
1948 All-American Conference (AAFC) - Commissioner
United States Naval Academy