CPT Grant Prince Marsh

CPT Grant Prince Marsh

Birth
Death
2 Jan 1916 (aged 81)
Burial
Bismarck, Burleigh County, North Dakota, USA GPS-Latitude: 46.8151628, Longitude: -100.7563008
Plot
Sec. E, Row 1, Lot 45
Memorial ID
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Grant Marsh was born circa 1834 and became a legendary riverboat captain. For a short biography, see the book FORT ABRAHAM LINCOLN, DAKOTA TERRITORY by Lee Chambers (2008), pp. 146, 152-54.
Grant Marsh was born circa 1834 and became a legendary riverboat captain. For a short biography, see the book FORT ABRAHAM LINCOLN, DAKOTA TERRITORY by Lee Chambers (2008), pp. 146, 152-54.

Inscription

Grant Prince Marsh, 1834-1916, A pioneer captain and pilot on Missouri River Steamboats, in 1876 he piloted the steamer Far West carring the wounded from the Little Big Horn to Ft. Lincoln in 54 hours. A Feat unparalleled in steamboat histor

Gravesite Details

A good general biograpy is here: http://fortbenton.blogspot.com/2008/08/captain-grant-marsh-king-of-montana.html Linked because it is not my work.