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 John O'Neill

John O'Neill

Birth
Tipperary, County Tipperary, Ireland
Death 2 Mar 1888 (aged 39–40)
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot Site J 5999
Memorial ID 34469140 · View Source
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Was a cooper by trade.

Enlisted 8 January 1872 in the 7th U. S. Cavalry. At the time of the Battle of the Little Big Horn he was a private in Thomas Mower McDougall's Company B. Company B was the pack train escort/guard, but once they got up to Reno Hill, they fought the remainder of the battle with Reno, Benteen and Weir.

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  • Maintained by: charlott jones
  • Originally Created by: GulfportBob
  • Added: 4 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34469140
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John O'Neill (1848–2 Mar 1888), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34469140, citing US Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by charlott jones (contributor 47003358) .