Near Roosevelt in Gila County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Veteran of the Civil War and for twenty years a leader of Scouts for the U.S. Army in Arizona Indian troubles was killed on this spot February 19th, 1907 by a rolling rock during construction of the Tonto Road. His body is buried in the cemetery at Globe.
Erected 2002 by Gila County Historical Society.
Location. 33° 40.749′ N, 111° 9.819′ W. Marker is near Roosevelt, Arizona, in Gila County. Marker is on The Apache Trail (Arizona Route 188 at milepost 245), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roosevelt AZ 85545, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tonto Basin (approx. 0.6 miles away); Salt River Before the Dam (approx. 0.6 miles away); Roosevelt Dam (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Roosevelt Dam (approx. 0.7 miles away); The People Who Made It Happen (approx. 0.7 miles away); Alchesay (approx. ¾ mile away); Welcome to the Apache Trail Historic Road (approx. ¾ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Roosevelt.
Also see . . . Albert Sieber. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Albert Sieber (February 27, 1843 – February 19, 1907) was a German-American military (Submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
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