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Sgt Joseph C Bates

Sgt Joseph C Bates

Birth
Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 13 Sep 1893 (aged 55)
Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota, USA
Plot Section 2, Lot 43
Memorial ID 76965671 · View Source
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Co M 7 MASS CAV
Enlisted on 18 July 1870 into the 7th U.S. Cavalry and was placed as a private into Company A. By the time he participated on the hill known as Reno Hill in the Battle of the Little Big Horn he had become a sargeant.


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  • Created by: Jim Childers
  • Added: 23 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76965671
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Joseph C Bates (10 Jun 1838–13 Sep 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76965671, citing Bear Butte Cemetery, Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Jim Childers (contributor 47455615) .