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Harry Garland

  • Birth 1844 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 21 May 1883 Missoula, Missoula County, Montana, USA
  • Burial Missoula, Missoula County, Montana, USA
  • Plot North Section, Row 1, Grave 3
  • Memorial ID 7983686

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Entered service in the US Army from Indianapolis, Indiana and served as a Corporal in Company L, 2nd U.S. Cavalry. He showed gallantry in action with hostile Sioux, at Little Muddy Creek, Montana on May 7, 1877. Having been wounded in the hip and was to unable to stand at Camas Meadows, Idaho, on August 29, 1877, he still continued to direct the men under his command until the enemy withdrew.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 14 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7983686
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Garland (1844–21 May 1883), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7983686, citing Fort Missoula Cemetery, Missoula, Missoula County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .