Soldiers Who Died At Fort Larned

Soldiers Who Died At Fort Larned (HMQV9)

Location: Larned, KS 67550 Pawnee County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 11.062', W 99° 13'

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Dedicated to the Soldiers who died while serving their country at Fort Larned, Kansas (1859-1878). In 1888, remains were relocated from the post cemetery to Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Section B, wehre they were not identified. Among the men who perished at or near Fort Larned and whose remains may now be buried at Fort Leavenworth are:

[First column]
Elliot W. Adams, Pvt. · Henry Bach, Pvt.
Charles B. Backus, Sgt. · George W. Baker, Pvt.
Thomas Bennin, Pvt. · James F. Burton, Pvt.
John Carpenter, Pvt. · Charles Cotton, Pvt.
James Cox, Pvt. · Cornelius Cutter, Pvt.
George Drake, Pvt. · Patrick Driskell, Pvt.
George Evans, Pvt. · Joseph S. Fields, Pvt.
Finley Fair, Pvt. · Richard Fulkerson, Pvt.
David Gordon, Sgt. · Alick Harold, Pvt.
George Harrison, Pvt. · James Hatchett, Pvt.
Isaac A. Helm, 1st Lieut. · William Hickey, Pvt.
Hezekiah Hickman, Pvt. · Frank Hughes, Sgt. · Gilbert Hyatt, Corp. · Samuel L. Hybarger, 2nd Lieut. · James Johnston, Pvt. · Joseph Kuhn, Pvt. · Justin Longley, Pvt. · Francis M. Lynn, Sgt. · Thomas Mahony, Sgt.

[Second column]
August W. Markert, Pvt. · William Marvis, Pvt. · Joseph R. Mattock, Pvt. · John McCarthy, Sgt. · Michael McGillicuddy, Corp. · James B. McIntyre, Maj. · William H. Moore, Pvt. · Riley Morrison, Pvt.
Patrick Mullaly, Corp. · John North, Corp. · James O'Brien, Pvt.
Jasper N. Piercy, Pvt. · Jacob Pottorf, Pvt. · John Regan, Sgt.
William Z. F. Rhodes, Pvt. · Joseph W. Richardson, Pvt.
William Rossen, Pvt. · George Sauer, Pvt. · James Schofield, Pvt.
George Shepherd, Pvt. · Louis Sondheimer, Pvt.
Algernon M. Squiam, A.A. Surg. · James Swisher, Pvt.
James Symonds, Pvt. · Edward J. Tisher, Pvt. · Henry Turner, Pvt.
John White, Pvt. · Franklin Whitson, Pvt.
John Williams, Pvt. · David Wright, Pvt. · Harrison H. Wright, Sgt.

In addition to the above soldiers, others who are unknown remain here along with some 40 civilians who perished at or near Fort Larned. Little Heart a Cheyenne brave is the only known Indian to perish at Fort Larned.
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HM NumberHMQV9
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Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 1:55pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 481024 N 4226293
Decimal Degrees38.18436667, -99.21666667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 11.062', W 99° 13'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 11' 3.72" N, 99° 13' 0.00" W
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Area Code(s)620
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 908 Unnamed Road, Larned KS 67550, US
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