A misleading memorial: The grave of one of the attackers caught by the Nez Perce during the retreat (17 June 1877)

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MaxFarrar on April 8, 2013

Transcription of the inscription: Before you to the westward lies the historic Whitebird Battleground of the Nez Perce Indian War in which thirty-five men gave up their lives in service for their country. June 17, 1877.

Beneath this shaft lies one of those brave men laid to rest where he fell.

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  • Uploaded on August 2, 2010
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    by MaxFarrar
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX P5100
    • Taken on 2010/08/01 13:45:20
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    • F/Stop: f/2.700
    • ISO Speed: ISO64
    • Exposure Bias: -0.70 EV
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