Near Battle Ground in Tippecanoe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Tippecanoe Battleﬁeld Memorial
Men engaged. 910.
General Wm. Henry Harrison Commanding attacked at 4: O’Clock A. M. Indian forces led by Prophet. Number engaged about the same as Americans
Loss. Americans. Killed 37.
“ Wounded 151.
Indian loss unknown.
* * * Privates Killed in Action * * *
James Asberry ● Edwared Butner ● Jonathan Crewell ● Thomas Clendennan ● William Davis ● Peter Hanks ● Henry Jones ● William King ● Daniel Lee ● William Meehan ● Jack Obah ● Kader Powell ● John Sandborn ● Joseph Smith ● William Tissler ● Ira T. Trowbridge ● Joseph Warnock ● Abraham Wood
Francis Bonah ● Joseph Burditt ● Levi Cary ● Marshall Dunken ● Dexter Earll ● Henry Hickey ● David Kearns ● Abraham Kelly ● Daniel McMickle ● Isaac M. Nute ● John Owsley ● Amos Royce ● Samuel Sand ● James Summerville ● Lewis Taylor ● Joseph Tibbetts ● Leman E. Welch ● Isaac White • John Yeomans ● John McCoy
* * * Officers Killed * * *
Colonel - - Abram Owen ●
Honorable John Tipton who fought in this battle donated these grounds to the State of Indiana November 7, 1836
J. Frank Hanly ● Job S. Sims ● Wesley E. Wells ● A. A. Jones
General William Henry Harrison
Erected jointly by the Nation and the State.
In memory of the Heroes who lost their lives in the
BATTLE OF TIPPECANOE
November 7, 1811
This monument completed and dedicated
November 7, 1908
Erected 1908 by United States, and State of Indiana.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indian Wars Battlefield Trails, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 40° 30.365′ N, 86° 50.676′ W. Marker is near Battle Ground, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. Marker is at the intersection of Battleground Avenue and Railroad Street, on the left when traveling north on Battleground Avenue. Touch for map. Located in Tippecanoe Battlefield
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stricken Down in the Performance of Duty (within shouting distance of this marker); Potawatomi ‘Trail of Death’ Route (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of Tippecanoe (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Methodist Camp (about 300 feet away); Prophet’s Rock (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Prophet’s Town (approx. 1.2 miles away); Tecumseh Trail (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Battle Ground.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . A "Native American" - -> Point of View of the Battle::. (Submitted on September 29, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,514 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17. submitted on September 28, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 18, 19, 20. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.