June 28, 1827First Battle of the Bad Ax was fought opposite, between 37 Winnebagos, on Minnesota and Wisconsin islands, and crew of keel boat O.H. Perry grounded on sandbar. Fatalities: 4 whites, 7 Indians. The same day Red Bird killed Lip Cap and Gagnier at Prairie du Chein. He died in prison there.
|Marker Number||7 CVP|
|Placed By||Viroqua, Wisconsin historian Dr. C.V. Porter|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 12:48am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15T E 644333 N 4819359|
|Decimal Degrees||43.51323333, -91.21430000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 30.794', W 91° 12.858'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 30' 47.64" N, 91° 12' 51.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 142-256 Great River Rd, De Soto WI 54624, US|
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