Many from indian battles of the northwest are buried here. Among the burials of historic interest are those killed in the Fetterman fight (Wyoming) in 1866; wagon Box fight (Wyoming) and Hayfield fight (Montana) in 1867; Battle of Big Hole (Montana) and Battle of Bear Paw mountain (Montana) in 1877; and other battles and skirmishes of lesser importance. There are also interments from the Spanish American War, World War I and II and the Korean War.
Location. 45° 34.197′ N, 107° 25.907′ W. Marker is in Crow Agency, Montana, in Big Horn County. Marker is on U.S. 212 one mile east of Interstate 90. Cemetery is in Little Big Horn Battlefield National Monument. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crow Agency MT 59022, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bear Paw Monument (here, next to this marker); Here We Remember the Fallen (within shouting distance of this marker); Bear Paw Memorial
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