Greasy Grass Ridge

Greasy Grass Ridge (HM1MM8)

Location: Garryowen, MT 59031 Big Horn County
Country: United States of America
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N 45° 33.66', W 107° 25.202'

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Little Bighorn Battlefield

Warriors ascend the large ravine behind you pursuing Custer's troops. Soldiers retreat through the area to your front and right. Indians position themselves along the ridge to your left knows as Greasy Grass Ridge. Archeologists discovered numerous Indian cartridge cases in this area. "When whole command was at Finley (hill to your right and front), the volleys were fired, and they were fired at the Sioux who were closing in."
- - - Curley, Crow Scout.
"At the south side, on the deep gulches and behind the ridges between the soldiers and the river, I found none but Cheyennes and Oglalas. "
- - - Kate Big Head, Southern Cheyenne.
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HM NumberHM1MM8
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Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Friday, August 7th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 311135 N 5048122
Decimal Degrees45.56100000, -107.42003333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 33.66', W 107° 25.202'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 33' 39.6" N, 107° 25' 12.12" W
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Area Code(s)406
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Unnamed Road, Garryowen MT 59031, US
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