Contact Info
Missouri River Institute
The University of
South Dakota
414 E. Clark Street
Akeley-Lawrence
Science Center
Vermillion, SD 57069
Email: info@mnrrwatertrail.org

Financial support for website development provided by the
Living River Group
of the
Sierra Club

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Site Description:

The Bon Homme National Cemetery is located just west of the former Bon Homme community. Several citizens and soldiers are buried here, including seven of Colonel George Custer's men who may have died from typhoid fever contracted while camping near Snatch Creek in 1873.

Web Link http://www.bonhommecounty.org/history/bonhomme.asp