(1816 - 1897)commander of Fort Fred Steele from October, 1871 until September, 1873; was born an aristocrat in Tours, France, but came to America as a soldier of fortune to fight in the Civil War. Commissioned as Colonel in 31st Infantry, he commanded Fort Stevenson on the Upper Missouri until taking charge of Fort Fred Steele. A Renaissance man, this officer vividly illustrated and wrote of his adventures.
|Placed By||Wyoming Recreation Commission|
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|Date Added||Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 338269 N 4626940|
|Decimal Degrees||41.77783333, -106.94605000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 46.67', W 106° 56.763'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 46' 40.2" N, 106° 56' 45.78" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near Co Rd 347, Sinclair WY 82334, US|
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