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Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2016
1. Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the Soldiers who died while serving their country at Fort Larned, Kansas (1859-1878). In 1888, remains were relocated from the post cemetery to Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Section B, where they were not identified. Among the men who perished at or near Fort Larned and whose remains may now be buried here are:

[First column]
Elliot W. Adams, Pvt. Henry Bach, Pvt.
Charles B. Backus, Sgt. George W. Baker, Pvt.
Thomas Bennin, Pvt. James F. Burton, Pvt.
John Carpenter, Pvt. Charles Cotton, Pvt.
James Cox, Pvt. Cornelius Cutter, Pvt.
George Drake, Pvt. Patrick Driskel, Pvt.
George Evans, Pvt. Joseph S. Fields, Pvt.
Finley Fair, Pvt. Richard Fulkerson, Pvt.
David Gordon, Sgt. Alick Harold, Pvt.
George Harrison, Pvt. James Hatchett, Pvt.
Isaac A. Helm, 1st Lieut. William Hickey, Pvt.
Hezekiah Hickman, Pvt. Frank Hughes, Sgt. Gilbert Hyatt, Corp. Samuel L. Hybarger, 2nd Lieut. James Johnston, Pvt. Joseph Kuhn, Pvt. Justin Longley, Pvt. Francis M. Lynn, Sgt. Thomas Mahony, Sgt.

[Second column]
August W. Markert, Pvt. William Marvis, Pvt. Joseph R. Mattock, Pvt. John McCarthy, Sgt. Michael McGillicuddy, Corp. James B. McIntyre, Maj. William H. Moore, Pvt. Riley Morrison,
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2016
2. Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned Marker
Pvt.
Patrick Mullaly, Corp. John North, Corp. James O'Brien, Pvt.
Jasper N. Piercy, Pvt. Jacob Pottorf, Pvt. John Regan, Sgt.
William Z. F. Rhodes, Pvt. Joseph W. Richardson, Pvt.
William Rossen, Pvt. George Sauer, Pvt. James Schofield, Pvt.
George Shepherd, Pvt. Louis Sondheimer, Pvt.
Algernon M. Squiam, A.A. Surg. James Swisher, Pvt.
James Symonds, Pvt. Edward J. Tisher, Pvt. Henry Turner, Pvt.
John White, Pvt. Franklin Whitson, Pvt.
John W. Williams, Wagoneer David Wright, Pvt. Harrison H. Wright, Sgt.

Others are known only to God.

September 2009


 
Erected 2009 by Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery.
 
Location. 39° 21.033′ N, 94° 55.746′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is on Glider, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in Section B. Marker is at or near this postal address: Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Fort Leavenworth KS 66027, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Leavenworth (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry G. Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Hatch (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery (about 300 feet away); Lieutenant John L. Grattan (about 400 feet away); Samuel Turner Shepperd (about 400 feet away); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (about 500 feet away); Fort Sully (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
Regarding Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned. Identification is required to access Fort Leavenworth, an active U.S. Army post.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery. (Submitted on March 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Fort Larned National Historic Site. (Submitted on March 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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