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Lieutenant John L. Grattan

In memory of

 
 
Lieutenant John L. Grattan Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2016
1. Lieutenant John L. Grattan Marker
Inscription.

Who was killed in an engagement
with the Sioux Indians near Fort Laramie. N. T.,
August 18, 1854.

 
Location. 39° 21.078′ N, 94° 55.817′ W. Marker is in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in Leavenworth County. Marker is on Ironwood, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in Section A. 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. Samuel Turner Shepperd (here, next to this marker); Edward Hatch (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry G. Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Leavenworth (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers Who Died at Fort Larned (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Sully (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Leavenworth.
 
More about this marker. Identification is required to access Fort Leavenworth, an active U.S. Army post.
 
Regarding Lieutenant John L. Grattan.
Lieutenant John L. Grattan Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2016
2. Lieutenant John L. Grattan Marker
On left
"N. T." stands for Nebraska Territory.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesDisastersPatriots & PatriotismWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 2 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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