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Men with the Seventh Cavalry at the Time of the Battle

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Dalious, James
1851, Sunbury, Pennsylvania
Railroader
5 November 1872
Corporal, Company A
Killed in valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, MT
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, MT


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Dann, George
1852, Elmira, New York

Laborer
3 June 1873
Private, Company D
In hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Darcy, James Wilber
1849, Baltimore, Maryland
Laborer
8 September 1875, in Chicago
Private, Company M
In valley and hilltop fights, wounded in left leg on June 26
2 December 1877, admitted to U.S. Soldiers Home
13 July 1920, Barnes Hospital, Washington, D.C.
16 July 1920, Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
Section K, Grave 8301



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Darris, John
1846, Goshen, New York
Farmer
9 September 1875
Private, Company E
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Davenport, William Henry
June 1849, Williamsburg, New York
Policeman
15 March 1876
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
30 March 1934, Flushing, New York
Unknown


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Davern, Edward
1844, Limerick, Ireland
Soldier
12 August 1872, Louisville, Kentucky
Private, Company F
Orderly for Maj. Reno; in valley and hilltop fights, wounded
10 August 1896, Washington, D.C.
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
Section 13, Site 13328



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Davis, Henry Harrison
20 January 1846, Bellvernon, Virginia
Miner
21 December 1871
Private, Company M
In valley and hilltop fights
Circa 1905
Unknown



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Davis, William
1851, Vandalia, Illinois
Laborer
19 December 1874
Private, Company E
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Dawsey, David Edward
1851, Belleville, Ohio
Farmer
17 December 1872
Private, Company D
Hilltop fight
30 September 1877, Snake Creek, Montana
Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Montana
Grave 1412(2)B



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Day, John H.
March 1851, Warren County, Indiana
Shoemaker
23 September 1873
Private, Company H
In hilltop fight
13 June 1894, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana
Old City Cemetery, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana


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Medal of HonorDeetline, Frederick
1846, Offenheim, Germany
Laborer
5 August 1875, Baltimore, Maryland
Blacksmith, Company D
In hilltop fight
Medal of Honor
13 December 1910, San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas
Section F, No. 921

Frederick Deetline


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Deihle, Jacob
1854, Wurtemberg, Germany
Bartender
1 October 1875
Private, Company A
In valley and hilltop fights, wounded
2 September 1885, Washington, D.C.
Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, D.C., Section J, Grave 6264


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Delacy, Milton J.
1847, Ulster County, New York

City waterworks
13 May 1875
Sergeant, Company I
With pack train and hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Delaney, Michael
1854, Broome County, New York

Clerk
20 May 1875
Private, Company K
Not present, detached service
12 February 1884, Olney, Illinois
Saint Joseph Cemetery, Olney, Richland County, Illinois



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DeRudio, Charles Camillus
Count Carlo Camillo Di Rudio
26 August 1832, Belluno Venetia, Austria

Italian Army Officer
31 August 1867
First Lieutenant, Company E
In valley and hilltop fights
1 November 1910, Los Angeles, California
San Francisco National Cemetery, California
Section OS, Row 109, No. 6



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DeTourreil, Louis
1854, Tours, France

Farmer
3 April 1876
Private, Company B
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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DeVoto, Augustus Louis
Augusto De Voto
27 February 1851, Genoa, Italy

Bookbinder
4 October 1873
Private, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
23 November 1923, Tacoma, Washington
Calvary Cemetery, Taoma, Washington



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Dewey, George W.
1851, Middlebury, Vermont

Carpenter
13 April 1873
Private, Company H
In hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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DeWolf, James Madison
14 January 1843, Mehonpany, Pennsylvania

Mark A. and Achsa Clapp DeWolf
31 October 1871 to Fannie J. Downing
Doctor
6 November 1875
Acting Assistant Surgeon, Staff
Killed in retreat from the valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
July 1877
October 1877, Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio
Section 20, Lot 155, No. 1



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Diamond, Edward
25 June 1854, Stoughton, Massachusetts

Crimper
18 September 1875
Private, Company H
Hilltop fight
Unknown
Unknown



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Dohman, Anton
1850, Hanover, Germany

Unknown
3 August 1871
Private, Company F
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Dolan, John
Thomas Brown
14 April 1843, Dublin, Ireland

10 January 1876 to Lena C. Eagan
1900 to Josephine Fisher
Machinist
1 October 1873, New York City
Private, Company M
Not present, detached service
31 March 1922, Fort Myer, Virginia
Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia



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Doll, Jacob W.
1849, Russel, England

Baker
21 March 1876
Private, Company B
Not present, detached service
Unknown
Unknown



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Donahoe, John
1848, Galway, Ireland

Soldier
20 October 1871
Saddler, Company M
In valley and hilltop fights
15 December 1905
San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, California
Section NAWS, No. 972



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Donnelly, Timothy
April 1854, Darlington, England
Laborer
21 September 1875, at Boston, Massachusetts
Private, Company F
Killed in Deep Ravine
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Timothy Donnelly


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Donohue, John F.
1852, Tripperary, England

Laborer
14 December 1874
Private, Company K
In hilltop fight
3 December 1924, Butte, Montana
Unknown



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Dooley, Patrick
1831, County Queens, Ireland

Soldier
13 September 1871
Private, Company K
Not present due to illness
Unknown
Unknown



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Dorman, Isaiah
D'Orman Plantation, Louisiana
Interpreter
14 May 1876
Interpreter, Quartermaster
Killed in valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Dorn, Richard B.
11 February 1853
Laborer
30 January 1872
Private, Company B
With pack train; killed in hilltop fight
26 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Dose, Henry C.
1849, Holstein, Germany
Anna Ellizabeth Hahn (13 July 1846-15 February 1928) laundress for Company G
Anna married Sgt. Edward Garlick, Company G, in November 1876
Artificer
1 February 1875
Trumpeter, Company G
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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Dougherty, James
1851, Oxford, New Jersey

Brakeman
5 December 1872
Corporal, Company B
With pack train and hilltop fight
Pennsylvania
Unknown



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Downing, Alexander
1845, New Madison, Ohio

Farmer
18 September 1875
Private, Company F
Not present, detached service
2 August 1884, Pleasant Hill, Miami County, Ohio
Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Miami County, Ohio, Lot 155



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Downing, Thomas Patrick
6 March 1856, Limerick, Ireland

Newspaper Laborer
12 February 1873
Private, Company I
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Drago, Henry
1840, Lucas County, Ohio

Soldier
15 August 1871
Sergeant, Company F
Not present, detached service
14 July 1892, Toledo, Ohio
St. Mary's German Catholic Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio



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Drinan, James
1853, Cork, Ireland

Laborer
2 December 1874
Private, Company A
Killed in valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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Driscoll, Edward C.
1850, Waterford, Ireland

Laborer
19 May 1873
Private, Company I
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana



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John Duggan - alias - see John L. Crowley


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Durselew, Otto
1850, Frankfurt, Germany

Clerk
5 December 1874
Private, Company A
In valley and hilltop fights
30 September 1877, Snake Creek, Montana
Custer National Cemetery, Crow Agency, Montana
Grave 1413(3)B



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Dwyer, Edmond P.
December 1850, Fairfax County, Virginia

Laborer
14 April 1876
Private, Company G
In valley and hilltop fights
Unknown
Unknown



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Dye, William
1850, Marietta, Ohio

Butcher
23 September 1875
Private, Company L
Killed with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana

   
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