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Men with the Seventh Cavalry at the Time of the Battle

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Farber, Conrad
1837, Hungary
Soldier
10 July 1871
Private, Company I
Not present, detached service
29 September 1896, St. Louis, Missouri
Unknown


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Farley, William
1850, Ireland

Blacksmith
1 May 1875
Private, Company H
In hilltop fight, wounded
Unknown
Unknown



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Farrand, James
1839, Washington County, Illinois
Carpenter
10 November 1875
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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Farrar, Morris Mason
30 July 1846, Amesbury, Massachusetts
Catherine
Grinder
23 January 1872
Private, Company E
In hilltop fight
2420 Trenton Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
9 April 1899, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cerebral congestion
12 April 1899, Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pennsylvania


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Farrell, Richard
1851, Dublin, Ireland
Laborer
29 September 1875
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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Fay, John J.
1852, Chicago, Illinois
Plasterer
8 September 1873
Private, Company D
In valley and hilltop fights
26 December 1932, Washington, D.C.
Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.



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Fehler, Henry
1837, Hanover, Germany
Laborer
14 August 1872
Sergeant, Company A
In valley and hilltop fights
Unknown
Unknown



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Finckle, George August
1844, Berlin, Germany
Clerk
27 January 1872
Sergeant, 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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Findeisen, Hugo
1835, Attenburg, Germany
Clerk
14 January 1872
Sergeant, Company L
Not present, detached service
21 May 1881, Fort Hamilton, New York
Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn,
New York
Section 1, No. 3792



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Finley, Jeremiah
1841, Tipperary, Ireland
Laborer
18 September 1873
Sergeant, Company C
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield
Jeremiah Finley


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Finnegan, Thomas J.
1 September 1850, Hillsboro, Ohio
Farmer
19 August 1873
Private, Company F
Not present, detached service
4 February 1923, Leavenworth, Kansas
Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, Kansas



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Fischer, Charles
1844, Breslau, Germany
Soldier
14 September 1875
Trumpeter, Company M
In valley and hilltop fights
Unknown
Unknown


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Fisher, Charles O.
1849, Bavaria

Soldier
20 March 1876
Private, Company K
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Fitzgerald, John
1841, Staffordshire, England

Unknown
19 January 1872
Farrier, Company C
In hilltop fight
7 May 1900, 551 W. 45th Street, New York, New York
Unknown



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Flanagan, James
24 August 1839, Innis, County Clare, Ireland

Unknown
15 November 1871
Sergeant, Company D
In hilltop fight
21 April 1921, Mandan, North Dakota
Mandan Union Cemetery, Mandan, North Dakota
Grave 5, Lot 90, Catholic Section



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Flint, Moses E.
1819

Unknown
17 April 1876
Packer, Quartermaster
With pack train and hilltop fight
1902
Spring Valley Cemetery, Pollock, South Dakota



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Flood, Phillip
1847, County Meath, Ireland

Unknown
3 December 1874
Private, Company G
Not present due to illness
Unknown
Unknown



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Foley, John
20 April 1839, Dublin, Ireland

Farmer
11 August 1866 and 22 August 1871
Private, Company K
In hilltop fight
28 August 1906, admitted to U.S. Soldier's Home
6 March 1926, Barnes Hospital, Washington, D.C.
8 March 1926, Soldiers' Home National Cemetery
, Washington, D.C.



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Foley, John
1850, Salem, Massachusetts

Shoecutter
18 September 1873
Corporal, 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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Foolish Bear
Red Foolish Bear
1847, Dakota Territory

Arikara
9 May 1876
Private, Indian Scout
In valley and hilltop fights
Unknown
Indian Scout Cemetery, McLean County, North Dakota



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Forbes, John Stuart Stuart
John Stuart Hiley
28 May 1849, Rugby, England
Charles Hay Forbes
Jemima Rebecca MacDonell Forbes

Clerk
20 January 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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Forked Horn
1839, Dakota Territory

Arikara
27 April 1876
Private, Indian Scout
In valley and hilltop fights
1894
Indian Scout Cemetery, McLean County, North Dakota



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Foster, Samuel James
1847, Clay County, Kentucky

Unknown
9 May 1872
Private, Company A
In valley and hilltop fights, wounded
26 May 1884, Manchester, Kentucky
Unknown



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Fowler, Isaac
15 September 1844, Darke County, Ohio

Farmer
29 September 1873
Private, Company C
With pack train and in hilltop fight
5 December 1881, Union City, Indiana
Union City Cemetery, Union City, Randolph County, Indiana



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Fox, Frederick
1850, Wurtemburg, Germany
Machinist
22 October 1872
Private, Company I
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown


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Fox, Harvey A.
1843, Alexander County, North Carolina

Farmer
27 July 1871
Private, Company D
Not present, detached service
28 March 1913, Warm Springs, Montana
Unknown



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Fox, John
3 January 1844, Buffalo, New York

Cooper
24 September 1875, St. Louis, Missouri
Private, Company D
In hilltop fight
28 May 1897, admitted to U.S. Soldiers Home
26 December 1932, Washington, D.C.
30 December 1932, Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
Section M, Grave 9369



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Frank, William
1836, Magdeburg, Prussia
Tailor
12 October 1875
Private, Company B
With pack train and in hilltop fight
6 April 1880, Baltimore, Maryland
Unknown


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Franklin, John W.
1850, Providence, Rhode Island
Hostler
11 January 1875
Private, Company A
With pack train and in hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown


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Fredericks, Andrew
1844, Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Unknown
23 April 1872
Sergeant, Company K
In hilltop fight
14 January 1881, Fort Totten, Dakota Territory
Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Big Horn County, Montana


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French, Henry Eldon
1849, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Painter
22 January 1872
Corporal, 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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French, Thomas Henry
4 March 1843, Baltimore, Maryland

Thomas and Ellen Burke Foy French
Soldier
18 May 1864
Captain, Company M
Commanding Company M in valley and hilltop fights
27 March 1882, Planters House, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery
4 March 1891
Holy Rood Cemetery, Washington, D.C., Section 23, Lot 237



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Frett, John
Unknown

Unknown
Unknown
Packer, Quartermaster
With pack train and in hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown

   
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