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This monument is located in Acton Township, Meeker County. The monument reads:
"This marks the spot where the first blood was shed in the Sioux Indian outbreak, Aug. 17, 1862."
Clara D. Wilson"
"Bodies of these victims are buried in Ness Cemetery."
"Erected by the State of Minnesota on 47th anniversary, Aug. 17, 1909."
Ness Cemetery is located 5 miles to the east of here.
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