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Pvt George A. Moonie
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Birth: 1854
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1876
Little Big Horn Battle Site
Big Horn County
Montana, USA

Private, Company E, 7th US Cavalry. He was the troop Trumpeter. He was killed, along with General George A. Custer and most of his unit, at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.

He enlisted on March 18, 1875, at age 20, in Boston. He gave his previous occupation as Clerk. He had hazel eyes, dark hair, a fair complexion, and was 5 feet 6 3/8 inches tall. During the battle, his company was assigned to the Custer column, and he was killed the afternoon of the first day of the three day battle. Initially, the dead soldiers were buried where they fell, and a year later, the bodies were dug up and reburied in a Mass Grave, at the top of Last Stand Hill.
 
 
Burial:
Custer National Cemetery
Crow Agency
Big Horn County
Montana, USA
Plot: Mass Grave on Last Stand Hill
 
Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Dec 31, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12834496
Pvt George A. Moonie
Added by: Kit and Morgan Benson
 
Pvt George A. Moonie
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In honor of all who fought at the Battle of the Little Bighorn: May God grant you eternal peace. www.littlebighorn.info
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