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Sgt Michael Martin

Sgt Michael Martin

Birth
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Death 30 Jan 1877 (aged 41–42)
Montana, USA
Burial Crow Agency, Big Horn County, Montana, USA
Memorial ID 91040376 · View Source
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Died of gunshot to the chest at Bear Paw Mountain battle in Montana

Enlisted in the 7the U.S. Cavalry on 7 December 1872.

At the Battle of the Little Big Horn he was the 1st Sgt. in Company D., commanded by Thomas Weir. He would have ridden with Weir in the attempt to get to Custer, but they were driven back to Reno Hill by the indians where they fought the remainder of the battle.


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  • Created by: charlott jones
  • Added: 30 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91040376
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Michael Martin (1835–30 Jan 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91040376, citing Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Big Horn County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by charlott jones (contributor 47003358) .