Garryowen in Big Horn County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
“When we stand side by side in the circle of no beginning and no ending, the first maker, creator of all things, is in the center. He hears the words of supplication and blesses us with his infinite love which is ‘peace’ itself.”
Joe Medecine Crow, Ph.D.
“High Bird” – Dagak Bako
Crow tribal Historian
Grandson of Custer’s Last Scout
Whiteman Runs Him
but to God.
Member of Reno’s command
found near river, June 1926
Erected 1995 by Custer Battlefield Museum, Inc.
Location. 45° 31.594′ N, 107° 25.018′ W. Marker is in Garryowen, Montana, in Big Horn County. Marker is on I-90 Frontage Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Custer Battlefield Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Garryowen MT 59031, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Garryowen (here, next to this marker); Garryowen, Montana - Sitting Bull’s Camp (here, Weir Point (approx. 1.3 miles away); Weir Point Fight (approx. 1.3 miles away); Custer Last Seen (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sharpshooter Ridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Medicine Tail Coulee (approx. 1.4 miles away); Medicine Tail Coulee Ford (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Garryowen.
Categories. • Wars, US Indian •
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