November 1872 - June 1873From this command post, the U.S. Army directed part of a frustrating campaign against a small band of Modoc Indians. Determined to defend their homeland, the Modoc consistently outmaneuvered the Army, who at times outnumbered them ten to one. Just over six months of battles and surprise attacks, interspersed with long periods of waiting, resulted in a final Modoc defeat. Significant Modoc War sites are located and interpreted throughout the park. See inset map.
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|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:55am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10T E 619900 N 4631252|
|Decimal Degrees||41.82408333, -121.55621667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 49.445', W 121° 33.373'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 49' 26.70" N, 121° 33' 22.38" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 581 Hill Rd, Tulelake CA 96134, US|
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