Bertrand in Phelps County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Plum Creek Massacre Site
August 8, 1864
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 40.362′ N, 99° 36.348′ W. Marker is in Bertrand, Nebraska, in Phelps County. Marker is on Local Route 748. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bertrand NE 68927, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Plum Creek Massacre (here, next to this marker); The Tobin Indian Raid (approx. 6.9 miles away); M60A1 Main Battle Tank (approx. 8.4 miles away); M2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle (approx. 8.4 miles away); Plum Creek Railroad Attack (approx. 13.4 miles away).
Also see . . . The Plum Creek Massacre and Plum Creek Cemetery. (Submitted on January 26, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 24, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.