From my visit in June 2004


Bighorn mountains


Bighorn National Battle Site


Park Ranger tells us of the survivors
as well as the fallen


Battle site monument


the last stand of Custer


as depicted in a diorama in the Visitor's Center


his grave



grave markers for others of the cavalry




a civilian


grave markers in the fenced in area
(many of them fell across the hilly field)



horse cemetery


the Gattling gun used to eventually exterminate much of the Native American population

Native American Participation




Photos of the "Peace through Unity" Memorial

Bighorn National Cemetery


graves of U.S. military from many wars



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