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Goes "Bah-suk-usk" Ahead
Birth: 1852
Death: May 31, 1919
Crow Agency
Big Horn County
Montana, USA

US Army Scout. Goes Ahead was one of several Crow scouts who accompanied LTC George Armstrong Custer against the Sioux and Cheyenne Nations in the Summer of 1876.

Just before Custer's Battalion engaged the Sioux and Cheyenne on June 25, 1876, Custer released his scouts. Goes Ahead and several other scouts joined up with Major Marcus Reno's Battalion and participated in the Valley and Hilltop Fights.

Goes Ahead later married Pretty Shield and settled near the Little Bighorn Battlefield.

Up until the time of his death, Goes Ahead was often sought out by researchers for his knowledge of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. From his interviews and visits to the battlefield historians and researchers were able to clarify some of the mystery about Custer's movements just prior to the battle.

Years after Goes Ahead's death archeological digs on the battlefield supported much of what he had seen. Goes Ahead is often quoted and listed as a source in many books about the Battle of the Little Bighorn. 
 
Burial:
Custer National Cemetery
Crow Agency
Big Horn County
Montana, USA
Plot: Section A, Grave 1443
 
Created by: Randy
Record added: Jun 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14670940
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