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Published May 30, 2010, 12:00 AM

Paul Nelson, an interpreter at Fort Ambercrombie

Paul Nelson, an interpreter at Fort Ambercrombie, recounts the saga of how the graves at the post’s cemetery were moved – first to Fort Abraham Lincoln in 1885 and then to the Little Bighorn National Battlefield in 1896, after a Fargo newspaper reporter complained that abandoned graves dishonored the fallen soldiers. Patrick Springer / The Forum
Read the article: A site to remember: Soldiers honored at Fort Abercrombie, though they rest far away