Edward (E.H.) Sherwood

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10 Dec 1884
Ossining, New York


01 Jun 1939
San Francisco, California


United States

Indy 500s:

0 (1911)

A car salesman, most notably for Mercer. The E H stood for Edward Hoag. Sherwood got his drives through his Mercer links, driving for no other car manufacturer but them. He drove himself at a race for Mercer at Long Island in October 1910, finishing fourth, before his appearance at Indianapolis the next year as a back up driver for the firm. Subsequently, he ended up relieving Charlie Bigelow for some laps in the first ever Indianapolis 500.

Biography last updated 12 Feb 2017