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 Michael Crowe

Michael Crowe

Birth
County Cork, Ireland
Death 8 Jun 1883 (aged 33–34)
USA
Burial Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Plot sec H, lot 796
Memorial ID 2880861 · View Source
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Enlisted in the 7th Cavalry: July 29, 1875
At the time of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, he was a Private in Company B.
During the Battle of the Little Big Horn he was with the pack train and participated in the hilltop fight.
Died: June 8, 1883, Fort Yates, Dakota Territory

Michael was originally buried Fort Yates. However his body was moved in 1908 to Keokuk National Cemetery when the pioneer fort was abandoned.


Inscription

NEW YORK - PVT. 7 CAV.


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2880861
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Michael Crowe (1849–8 Jun 1883), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2880861, citing Keokuk National Cemetery, Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .