Military Forts by State

 

 

Unknown State Military Forts

Alphabetical list of forts, reservations, blockhouses, named camps, National and State Homes for soldiers, national cemeteries, etc., in the United States from its earliest settlement to date.

Many of the forts and structures named were erected by the early settlers for their own protection, and all vestige of them has now disappeared. The exact locations of many are not positively known at the present day, but reference is made to them in State histories, State papers, etc.  The data available for consultation are known to be incomplete, and may be erroneous in some instances.

Hale, Fort, Dakota on Missouri River, at the Lower Brule Agency.

John, Fort American Fur Company's fort.

Matamoras, Mexico, camp opposite, Texas, now Fort Brown.

Mexico City National Cemetery, Mexico. City of Mexico.

Powder River, fort on, Dakota Fort Phil Kearny.

Sully, Fort, Dakota, On Missouri River, 5 miles above mouth of Cheyenne River, and the new Fort Sully, 20 miles below mouth of Cheyenne River.

Upon, Emory, Battery See Emory Upton.

Military Forts

Source: Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army, Volume 2, by Francis B. Heitman, Government Printing Office, 1903.

 
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