Pioneer Women - 186
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
N 42° 08.446 W 111° 54.678
12T E 424694 N 4665807
Quick Description: Attacks by the Indians on the peaceful inhabitants in this vicinity led to the final battle here January 29th, 1863. The conflict occurred in deep snow and bitter cold, scores of wounded and frozen soldiers were taken....
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 3/27/2008 1:26:59 PM
Waymark Code: WM3F60
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PeanutsParents
Views: 12

Long Description:
Attacks by the Indians on the peaceful inhabitants in this vicinity led to the final battle here January 29th, 1863. The conflict occurred in deep snow and bitter cold, scores of wounded and frozen soldiers were taken from the battlefield to the Latter-Day Saint community of Franklin. Here pioneer women trained through trails and necessity of frontier living accepted the responsibility of caring for the wounded until they could be removed to camp douglas, Utah. Two Indian women and three children, found alive after the encounter were given homes in Franklin.
Marker Name: Pioneer Women

Marker Number: 186

Marker Text: Not listed

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