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Diane Merkel

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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, DC
16 July 1920, Soldiers' Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC



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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, 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



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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, DC, Site J 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

31 October 1871 to Fannie J. Downing
Doctor
6 November 1875
Acting Assistant Surgeon, Staff
Doctor; killed in valley fight
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, MT
Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk, 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 with Custer's Column
25 June 1876, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana
Last Stand Hill, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Montana


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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
Name unknown; later married Sgt. John Garlick, Company G
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, 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, Canada

Soldier
15 August 1871
Sergeant, Company F
Not present, detached service
16 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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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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