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Crow Agency in Big Horn County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
 

Bear Paw Memorial

 
 
Bear Paw Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
1. Bear Paw Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In memory
of
enlisted men
2nd and 7th U. S. Cavalry
and
5th U. S, Infantry
killed in action
near
Bear Paw, Montana
September 30, 1877

< Left Side of Monument : >
7th U. S. Cavalry
Troop A

1st Serg’t Geo. McDermott
Serg’t Otto Derglew
Pvt. John E. Cleaveland
Pvt. Lewis Kelly
Pvt. Samuel McIntyre

Troop D
1st Serg’t James S. Alberts
Pvt. Wm. J. Randall
Pvt. David E. Dawsey

< Back of Monument : >
5th U. S. Infantry
Co. B.

Corp’l John Haddo
Co. C.
Pvt. Richard M. Pershall
Co. I.
Pvt. Joseph Kohler

< Right Side of Monument : >
7th U. S. Cavalry
Troop K.

1st Serg’t Otto Wilde
Serg’t Max Meilke
Serg’t H. W. Raichel
Pvt. William Whitlow
Pvt. Francis Roth
Pvt. George Hurdick
Pvt. Frank Knaupp

Troop G.
Pvt. John Irving

 
Location. 45° 34.206′ N, 107° 25.879′ W. Marker is in Crow Agency, Montana, in Big Horn County. Marker is on Little Bighorn Battlefield Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in Custer National Cemetery on the Little Bighorn Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Crow Agency MT 59022, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Left Side of Bear Paw Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
2. Left Side of Bear Paw Memorial
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Here We Remember the Fallen (a few steps from this marker); Bear Paw Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); National Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); 1984 Archeological Survey (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peace Through Unity (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wooden Leg Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seventh Cavalry Horse Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crow Agency.
 
Also see . . .  The Battle Of Bear Paw. (Submitted on August 8, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansWars, US Indian
 
Back of Bear Paw Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
3. Back of Bear Paw Memorial
Right Side of Bear Paw Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
4. Right Side of Bear Paw Memorial
MOH Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
5. MOH Marker
In memory of
John Haddoo
Medal of Honor
Corp Co B 5, US Infantry
Indian Wars
Aug 13, 1851             Sep. 30, 1877
Memorial in Custer National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
6. Memorial in Custer National Cemetery
Bear Paw Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 23, 2015
7. Bear Paw Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on August 8, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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