Men left behind at Fort Abraham Lincoln & Fort Rice - 17 May 1876

The Custer House, Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, North Dakota. An Alan Wellbelove photograph.

  • Name-Rank-Company-Reason (detached duty, confinement, sick or other)-Country of Origin
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  • Fort Abraham Lincoln
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  • Anderson, George-Private-K-Sick-Canada
  • Arnold, Herbert-Private-C-Company property-USA
  • Avery, Charles E-Private-H-In confinement-USA
  • Bauer, Jacob-Private-K-Sick-Germany
  • Blair, James-Private-K-Company property & garden-USA
  • Bruns, August-Private-E-Company garden-Germany
  • Carroll, Daniel-Sergeant-B-Acting Post 1st Sergeant-USA
  • Cody, John-Corporal-A-Discharged 19 May 1876-USA
  • Conlan, Michael-Corporal-I-Company Garden-USA
  • Colwell, John E-Private-L-Sick-USA
  • Corcoran, John-Private-C- In confinement-England
  • Corwine, Robert W-Sergeant-A-Awaiting transportation-USA
  • Coveney, Michael-Private-A-Deserted 17 May 1876-Ireland
  • Day, Clarence F-Private-D-Discharged 19 May 1876-USA
  • Dooley, Frank-Private-K-Sick-Ireland
  • Downing, Alexander-Private-F-Band property & garden-USA
  • Drago, Henry-Sergeant-F-Company property-USA
  • Findeisen, Hugo-Sergeant-L-Company garden-Germany
  • Fox, Frederick-Private-I-Post bakery-Germany
  • Gilbert, Julius-Private-E-Company garden-France
  • Grimes, Andrew-Private-I-Company garden-USA
  • Gunther, Julius-Private-K-Sick-Germany
  • Haack, Charles L-Private-I-Sick-Germany
  • Hall, Edward-Private-D-Company garden-USA
  • Hayward, George-Saddler-I-Sick-Canada
  • Hood, Charles-Private-H-Sick-USA
  • Kerr, Dennis-Private-A-Company garden [Northern] Ireland
  • Klawitter, Ferdinand-Private-B-Company garden-Germany
  • Klein, Nikolaus-Private-F-Company property & garden-Germany
  • Kneubuhler, Joseph-Private-Band-Company garden-Switzerland
  • Laden, Joseph-Private-G-Sick-Ireland
  • Lambertin(e), Frank-Private-H-Sick-Germany
  • Lawler, James-Private-G-With Quartermaster Dept-Ireland
  • Lieberman, Andrew-Private-K-Deserted 25 May 1876-Germany
  • Lloyd, Frank J-Sergeant-G-Acting Post Sergeant Major-England
  • Lombard, Frank-Private-Band-Sick-Italy
  • Lovett, Meredith-Private-C-In confinement-USA
  • McCall, Joseph-Corporal-I-Company property & garden-USA
  • McCann, Patrick-Private-E-In confinement-Ireland
  • McCreedy, Thomas-Private-C-Company property & garden-Ireland
  • McGinnis, John-Private-I-Sick-Ireland
  • Meineke, Ernst-Private-F-Company property & garden-Germany
  • Merritt, George A-Private-Band-Company property-USA
  • Miller, Edwin-Sergeant-C-Company property-Germany
  • Miller, William-Private-I-Company property-USA
  • Mueller, William-Private-D-Company property-Germany
  • O’Neill, James-Private-B-Sick-England
  • Rush, Thomas-Sergeant-D-Sick-USA
  • Saas, Thomas W-Private-I-Company garden-Germany
  • Sprague, Otto-Private-L-Company garden-USA
  • Thomas, Herbert P-Private-I-Quartermaster Dept-Wales
  • Thompson, Morris-Private-E-Company Garden-USA
  • Thorp, Michael-Private-F-Band property & garden-USA
  • Vahlert, Jacob-Private-C-Sick-Germany
  • Weis(s), John-Private-A-Company garden-USA
  • Wells, John S-Sergeant-E-Company property [furlough 5 June 1876]-USA
  • Woodruff, Jerry-Private-E-Company garden-USA
  • Total = 57
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  • Fort Rice
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  • Marshall, John M-Farrier-H-Company property & garden-England
  • Pittet, Francis-Private-H-Sick-Switzerland
  • Tapley, David-H-Sick-England [Ireland?]
  • Wood, William M-Farrier-M-Company property & garden-USA
  • Zametzer, John-Private-M-Sick-Germany
  • Total = 5

Note: The author wishes to establish an accurate database of the men left behind at Fort Abraham Lincoln and Fort Rice on 17 May 1876.  As stated in the Introduction, any  amendments, corrections or additional information to the above list would be most gratefully received, via the ‘get in touch’ form on the Contact page.

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