Battleground Cemetery

Photographs on findagrave.com/Custer County

Located about six miles above Mackay on a bluff above the Mackay Reservoir; a sign on the highway indicates its location. A marker there gives the names of those interred there, and is listed here.

"Jesse McCaleb was killed by Indians near this spot in 1878. Later the following pioneers were buried here:"

Mrs. Billy Burnett and 5 year old son.

Floyd Bartlett Sr.

Scotty Barnum

Rube Fergeson

Monroe (Roe) Hazen

Jim Larvey

Louis Labrique

Mr. (Henry) Leatherman

Frank Navarre, 4 years old

Dan Richardson

Joe Skelton

Mrs. Slater (Clarence McKim's Mother)

Fred Veace


 

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