Nebraska Historical MarkerOn September 3, 1855, the U.S. Army's 600-man Sioux Expedition, commanded by Col William S. Harney, attacked and destroyed a Lakota village located three miles north on Blue Creek. The fight became known as the Battle of Blue Water, sometimes the Battle of Ash Hollow after the nearby landmark or the Harney Massacre.
|Series||This marker is part of the Nebraska: Nebraska State Historical Society series|
|Placed By||Nebraska State Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 7:28am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 736111 N 4580916|
|Decimal Degrees||41.34515000, -102.17791667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 20.709', W 102° 10.675'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 20' 42.54" N, 102° 10' 40.50" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 102 Unnamed Road, Lewellen NE 69147, US|
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