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Men with the Seventh Cavalry at the Time of the Battle

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Caddle, Michael C.
9 June 1844, Dublin, Ireland

Unknown
29 September 1873
Sergeant, Company I
Not present, detached service
1 May 1919, Bismarck, North Dakota
Fort Rice Cemetery, Fort Rice, North Dakota



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Cain, Morris
1853, Barkersville, Massachusetts

Farmer
16 September 1875
Private, Company M
Valley and hilltop fights
13 August 1906, Colville, Washington
Unknown



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Caldwell, William M.
27 February 1857, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Laborer
23 March 1876
Private, Company B
Not present, detached service
30 October 1913, Clearfield, Pennsylvania
1 November 1913, Old Town Cemetery, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania


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Calhoun, James
24 August 1845, Cincinnati, Ohio
7 March 1872 to Margaret Emma Custer
Soldier
31 July 1867
First Lieutenant, Company L
Commanded Company D L
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield
Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
July 1877, Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Kansas
Section A, Row 0, Site 1489
James Calhoun


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Callahan, John J.
18 July 1853, Salem, Massachusetts
Currier
5 November 1872
Corporal, Company K
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Callan, James
1848, Scotland
Shoemaker
11 March 1876
Private, Company B
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown


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Medal of HonorCallan, Thomas Joseph
13 July 1853, County Louth, Ireland
Morocco Dresser
10 March 1876, Boston, Massachusetts
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
24 October 1898, Medal of Honor
5 March 1908, Yonkers, New York
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, New Jersey
St. Stephen's Section, Lot 18, Grave 5


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Campbell, Charles A.
3 February 1850, Boone County, Illinois
Painter
22 January 1872
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
25 November 1920, Bismarck, Burleigh County, North Dakota
Perhaps St. Mary's Cemetery, Bismarck, Burleigh County, North Dakota


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Campbell, Charles W.
1855, Guthrie County, Iowa
Carpenter
3 April 1876
Private, Company G
With pack train and hilltop fight, wounded
2 August 1906, Fort Bayard, New Mexico
Unknown


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Campbell, Jeremiah
11 February 1844, Sangamon County, Illnois
Laborer
16 January 1872
Sergeant, Company K
Hilltop fight
8 May 1884, Decatur, Illinois
Perhaps Westside Cemetery, Moweaqua, Shelby County, Illinois


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Capes, William Gavin
22 Feb 1849, Portland, Maine
Laborer
30 December 1872
Sergeant, Company M
Not present, detached service
10 Apr 1900, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania


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Carey, John James
1853, Troy, Rensselaer County, New York
Mary Elodia Wagner Frank (1876-1943)
Cora Eleanor Conley (1873-1961) Mother of Children
Thelma Pearl Carey Briggs (1901-1968)

Charles Edward Carey (1902-1983)
Hostler
25 October 1872
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
24 December 1929, Malone, Grays Harbor County, Washington
Pioneer Cemetery, Centralia, Lewis County, Washington
Section 12, Plot 38



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Carey, Patrick
14 April 1828, Tipperary, Ireland
Unknown
22 March 1875
Sergeant, Company M
Valley and hilltop fights
3 October 1893, Washington, D.C.
4 October 1893, Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.


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Carmody, Thomas
New York, New York

Unknown
1 August 1874
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
13 August 1912, New York, New York
Cancer
Unknown



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Carney, James
1843, County West Meath, Ireland

Unknown
9 December 1872
Private, Company F
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Carroll, Daniel
1840, Chicago, Illinois

Waiter
19 December 1871
Sergeant, Company B
Not present, detached service
2 May 1910, Chicago, Illinois
Mount Hope Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois



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Carroll, Joseph
19 January 1847, New York, New York

Musician
1 July 1875
Private, Band
Not present, detached service
23 December 1904, Danville, Illinois
Danville National Cemetery, Danville, Illinois
Plot 2, 452



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Carter, Andrew
1851, Lincoln, England

Laborer
20 October 1875
Private, Band
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Carter, Cassius R.
1844, Baltimore, Maryland

Soldier
22 June 1875
Trumpeter, Company G
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Cashan, William
1845, Glenall, County Queens, Ireland
Soldier
17 December 1872
Sergeant, Company L
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Cather, Armantheus D.
1850, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
Pumper
8 November 1872
Private, Company F
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Causby, Thomas W.
1846, Liverpool, England

Emily (died in childbirth 12 February 1880; buried in Fort Meade National Cemetery, Sturgis, South Dakota)
Laborer
1 January 1872
Staff Quartermaster Sergeant
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Channel, William
1849, Dorchester, Massachusetts

Shoemaker
27 September 1875
Private, Company H
Hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Chapman, William H.
1851, Glastonbury, Connecticut

Farmer
13 March 1876
Private, Company E
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Charley, Vincent
1848, Lucerne, Switzerland

Farmer
4 March 1871
Farrier, Company D
Killed in hilltop fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Cheever, Ami
26 May 1849, Elizabeth, Pennsylvania

Farmer
21 September 1872
Private, Company L
Killed in hilltop fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



Name:

Chesterwood, Charles - alias - See John C. Creighton



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Churchill, Benjamin Franklin
Unknown

Unknown
17 April 1876
Packer, Quartermaster
With pack train and hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Clark, Frank
November 1854, Sheldon, Vermont

Teamster
16 March 1876
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Clear, Elihu F.
1843, Randolph County, Indiana
Son of Isaac Clear and Urana (Sallee) Clear
Unknown
4 January 1872
Private, Company K
Killed with Reno's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Climbs the Bluff
1845, Dakota Territory

Arikara
1 May 1876
Private, Indian Scout
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



Name:


Clyde, Edward - alias - See Franklin Rankin


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Coakley, Patrick
1842, Kingscourt, Ireland

Unknown
26 December 1871
Private, Company K
Not present, detached service
13 November 1881, Washington, D.C.
Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.


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Cody, Henry M.
1851, Nashua, New Hampshire

Painter
24 September 1873
Corporal, Company M
Killed in valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Coleman, Charles
1851, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana

Laborer
9 September 1873
Corporal, Company F
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Coleman, Thomas W.
25 December 1849, Troy, New York

Carpenter
4 January 1872
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
30 November 1921, Sawtelle, California
Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, California
Plot 42, 7 R M



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Colwell, John R.
1845, Champaign County, Illinois

Clerk
16 September 1875
Private, Company L
Not present due to illness
Unknown
Unknown



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Conlan, Thomas
October 1853, Ayreshire, Scotland

Marble Cutter
18 September 1875
Private, Company D
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Connell, John
1850, Ogdensburg, New York

Porter
6 February 1872
Trumpeter, Company B
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Connelly, Patrick
22 March 1844, Enniskellen, Tipperary, Ireland

Laborer, Watchman
5 October 1873
Sergeant, Company H
Hilltop fight, wounded
28 September 1909, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Unknown



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Conner, Andrew
1842, Limerick, Ireland

Moulder
8 November 1872
Private, Company A
Valley and hilltop fights
Unknown
Unknown



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Connor, Edward
1846, Clare, Ireland

Unknown
5 December 1872
Private, Company E
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Connors, Thomas
1846, Harlem, New York

Unknown
20 August 1985
Private, Company I
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Considine, Martin
1847, Clare, Ireland

Unknown
28 January 1875
Sergeant, Company G
Killed in valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Cooke, William Winer
29 May 1846, Mt. Pleasant, Ontario, Canada

24th New York Cavalry
Soldier
28 July 1866
First Lieutenant, Regimental Adjutant
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
1 August 1877, Hamilton Cemetery, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Plot 63, Christ Church Section

William Winer Cooke


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Cooney, David
1848, Cork, Ireland

Laborer
16 December 1872
Private, Company I
With pack train and hilltop fight
20 July 1876, Fort Abraham Lincoln, Dakota Territory
21 July 1876, Post Cemetery, Fort Abraham Lincoln
Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Montana
Grave 529A



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Cooper, John Robert
1846, Cork, Ireland

Laborer
27 September 1873
Private, Company H
Hilltop fight, wounded
24 September 1903, Harris, Iowa
Fairview Cemetery, Ocheyedan, Osceola County, Iowa



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Corcoran, John
1852, Staffordshire, England

Boltmaker
8 October 1873
Private, Company C
Not present, confined
Unknown
Unknown



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Corcoran, Patrick
15 March 1844, Canada

Laborer
27 July 1867 and 23 August 1872
Private, Company K
Hilltop fight, wounded in right shoulder on 26 June 1876
9 May 1877, admitted to U.S. Soldiers Home
4 March 1922, Barnes Hospital, Washington, D.C.
8 March 1922, Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.



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Corwine, Richard Winick
19 July 1844, Maysville, Mason County, Kentucky

William Houghton Corwine
Amanda Brooks Corwine
Soldier
29 May 1876
Private, Company A
Not present, detached service
29 December 1890, Wounded Knee, Shannon County, South Dakota
Fort Riley Post Cemetery, Geary County, Kansas
Plot D 105



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Cowley, Cornelius
1845, Ireland

Stonemason
9 December 1874
Private, Company A
Valley and hilltop fights
6 August 1908, Washington, D.C.
Unknown



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Cowley, Stephen
1848, Sligo, Ireland

Michael Cowley
21 January 1871 in County Mayo, Ireland, to Bridget Agnes Moore
Ambrose, James Joseph, Stephen Joseph, Michael Joseph, Sadie Mary
Butcher
14 November 1872
Private, Company D
Not present, detached service at Yellowstone Depot
21 November 1886
Bellevue Cemetery, Larimore, Grand Forks County, North Dakota



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Cox, Thomas
1844, Cincinnati, Ohio

Brickmaker
22 September 1873
Private, Company D
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Crandall, Charles A.
1848, New Milford, Connecticut

Lawyer
9 December 1872
Corporal, Company C
Not present, detached service
23 April 1885, New York, New York
Unknown



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Crawford, William L.
1849, Newfield, New York

Boat Builder
13 February 1875
Private, Company K
Not present, detached service
20 August 1876, Fort Abraham Lincoln, Dakota Territory
Typhoid fever
Post Cemetery, Fort Abraham Lincoln, Dakota Territory
Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Montana
Grave 569A



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Craycroft, William Thomas
28 January 1847, Springfield, Kentucky

Soldier
15 June 1869
First Lieutenant, Company B
Not present, detached service
31 October 1906, Dallas, Texas
West Hill Cemetery, Sherman, Grayson County, Texas



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Creighton, John C.
Charles Chesterwood
4 March 1850, Massillion, Ohio
(also listed as Memphis, TN)
1882, Susan E. Andrews, Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory
Machinist
6 January 1872, Chicago, Illinois
Private, Company K
Hilltop fight
1927, resided at 107 Seventh Avenue, N.W., Mandan, ND
30 January 1935, Tacoma, Washington
2 February 1935, Tacoma Mausoleum, Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington
Section 13, Row F, Crypt 6



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Criddle, Christopher
1851, New Canton, Buckingham County, Virginia

Laborer
22 September 1874
Private, Company C
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Crisfield, William B.
1835, Kent, England

29 June 1865 to Mary Pauline Blanchstone; 3 sons
Soldier
17 January 1870 and 1 February 1875
Private, Company L
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Criswell, Benjamin C.
9 February 1849, Marshall County, West Virginia

Farmer
23 February 1876
Sergeant, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight, wounded
5 October 1878, Medal of Honor
17 October 1921
Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Eldorado, Oklahoma

Benjamin Criswell


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Criswell, Harry
1855, Marshall, West Virginia

Farmer
11 April 1876
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Crittenden, John Jordan
7 June 1854, Frankfort, Kentucky

Soldier
15 October 1875
Second Lieutenant, Company L
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Calhoun Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
1931, Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Montana
Section A, No. 601

John Jordan Crittenden


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Cross, William
1854, Unknown

Interpreter
17 April 1876
Private, Scout
Valley fight

July 1894, Culbertson, Montana
Unknown



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Crowe, Michael
1849, County Cork, Ireland

Soldier
29 July 1875
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight

8 June 1883, Fort Yates, Dakota Territory
Heart Disease
9 June 1883, Fort Yates, Dakota Territory
Keokuk National Cemetery, Keokuk, Iowa, Plot 796



Name:

Crowley, John L. - alias - See John Duggan



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Crowley, Patrick
1854, Banger, Maine

Butcher
14 December 1874
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight

Unknown
Unknown



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Crump, John
1853, Germany

Blacksmith
14 April 1876
Blacksmith, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight

Unknown
Unknown



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Crussy, Melanchton H.
1841, New York, New York

Clerk
1 December 1875
Private, Company G
Not present, detached service

Unknown
Unknown



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Culbertson, Ferdinand A.
26 March 1845, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Clerk
1 February 1873
Sergeant, Company A
Valley and hilltop fights
10 January 1889, Detroit, Michigan
Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan



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Cunningham, Albert J.
1837, Leeds, England

Soldier
20 January 1872
Corporal, Company D
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Cunningham, Charles
1845, Hutson, New York

Cooper
8 December 8, 1874
Private, Company E
With pack train and hilltop fight, wounded
5 October 1878, Medal of Honor
Unknown
Unknown

Medal of Honor


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Curly
1856, Little Rosebud Creek, Montana

Crow
10 April 1876
Private, Indian Scout
With Custer's Column
21 May 1923, Crow Agency, Montana
Custer National Cemetery, Montana
Section A, Grave 1063

Curly


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Curly Head
1856, Dakota Territory

Arikara
27 April 1876
Private, Indian Scout
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Curtiss, William A.
1846, Albany, New York

Boatman
28 August 1872
Sergeant, Company F
With pack train and hilltop fight
27 October 1888, Helena, Montana Territory
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Custer, Boston
31 October 1848, New Rumley, Ohio

Emanuel Henry Custer
Maria Ward Kirkpatrick Custer
Forage Master
2 March 1876
Guide, Quartermaster
Killed with George Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, MT
1877, Woodland Cemetery, Monroe, Michigan
Custer Family Plot

Boston Custer


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Custer, George Armstrong
5 December 1839, New Rumley, Ohio

Emanuel Henry Custer
Maria Ward Kirkpatrick Custer
1864 to Elizabeth Bacon
1861, United States Military Academy
Student
24 June 1861
5th Cavalry, Brevet Major General
Lieutenant Colonel, Staff
Killed with his column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, MT
U.S. Military Academy Cemetery,
West Point, New York
Section 27, Row A, No. 1

George Armstrong Custer

 



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Custer, Thomas Ward
15 March 1845, New Rumley, Ohio

Emanuel Henry Custer
Maria Ward Kirkpatrick Custer
Soldier
2 December 1866
2 Lt., Co. B, 6th Mich. Cav., 2 MoH Awards
Captain, Company C
Killed with George Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield
Ft. Leavenworth National Cemetery, Kansas
Section A, No. 1488

Thomas Ward Custer
   
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