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Famous Graves in New Mexico

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Smokey Bear

1950 – May 1975

Animal Folk Figure. In 1950, a huge forest fire in Lincoln...

Capitan, Lincoln County, New Mexico, USA

William “Billy The Kid” Bonney

23 Nov 1860 – 14 Jul 1881

Legendary Outlaw. He was born in New York City as Henry McCarty....

Fort Sumner, De Baca County, New Mexico, USA

Dennis Hopper

17 May 1936 – 29 May 2010

Actor, Motion Picture Director. Considered one of Hollywood's...

Ranchos de Taos, Taos County, New Mexico, USA

Kit Carson

24 Dec 1809 – 23 May 1868

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, American Frontiersman. ...

Taos, Taos County, New Mexico, USA

No grave photo

“Apache Wolf” Victorio

1825 – 14 Oct 1880

Native American Tribal Chief. He was an Eastern Chiricahua Apache...

Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USA

Ham

Jul 1956 – 18 Jan 1983

Animal Figure. The first chimpanzee in space. Born in...

Alamogordo, Otero County, New Mexico, USA

Raymond Gerald Murphy

14 Jan 1930 – 6 Apr 2007

Korean War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He received...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

No grave photo

Bataan Death March Memorial

1941 – 1945

This memorial is dedicated to the brave soldiers that were...

Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA

Daniel D. Fernandez

30 Jun 1944 – 18 Feb 1966

Vietnam War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

No grave photo

Mangas-Coloradas

1791 – 18 Jan 1863

Native American Tribal Chief. Eastern Chiricahua or Mimbreno...

Grant County, New Mexico, USA

Tony Hillerman

27 May 1925 – 26 Oct 2008

Author. Born Anthony Grove Hillerman, the youngest child of Lucy...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

Pat Garrett

5 Jun 1850 – 29 Feb 1908

Western Law Officer. He was the sheriff who gunned down Billy the...

Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USA

PVT Harold Herman Moon

15 Mar 1921 – 21 Oct 1944

World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served...

Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA

John Schnitzer

1854 – 26 Oct 1904

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the...

Fort Bayard, Grant County, New Mexico, USA

Robert Sheldon Scott

30 Nov 1913 – 5 Feb 1999

World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipent. A native of...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

D.H. Lawrence

11 Sep 1885 – 2 Mar 1930

Author. He received world-wide notoriety as an English author at...

San Cristobal, Taos County, New Mexico, USA

PFC Jose F. Valdez

3 Jan 1925 – 17 Feb 1945

World War II Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

Jan Clayton

26 Aug 1917 – 28 Aug 1983

Actress. She created the role of 'Julie Jordan' in the original...

Tularosa, Otero County, New Mexico, USA

SGT Y. B. Rowdy

unknown – 29 Mar 1893

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born a Yuma...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

Frederick Lincoln Ashworth

24 Jan 1912 – 3 Dec 2005

World War II United States Naval Officer. He was the weaponeer...

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA

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