Index to
Military Posts of Colorado
by
Donald Brandes
compiled by
Anita K. Bustamante
for
Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc.
P.O. Box 15382
Lakewood, CO 80215
1985

Name - Page(s)
Adams, Governor - 70 Long, Stephen H., Maj. - 6
Alexander, Andrew J., Capt. - 36 Lyon, Nathaniel, Bgd. Gen. - 17
Anderson, Charles, Maj. - 70 MacKenzie, Ranald, Col. - 54-56
Backus, Capt. - 21 Macomb, J.N., Capt. - 59
Bailey, T.N., 1st Lt. - 48 Macrae Nathaniel C., Capt. - 8
Bancroft, D., Samuel - 31 Madison, Thomas, Surg. - 17
Beall, 1st Lt. - 8 Magruder, David - 8
Belknap, W. - 25 Majors, - 32
Bent, William - 17, 19 Mansfield, Joseph K., Pvt. Col. - 8
Blake, George A.H., Maj. - 7, 8 Marcy, Randolf B., Col. - 37
Bowman, Andrew W., Capt. - 8-10 McCauley, Lt. - 60
Brady, George K., Maj. - 65 McCook, Alexander McD., Gen. - 67
Brisbin, James S., Maj. - 35 McCoy, Henry B., Col. - 68, 70
Bristol, Henry B., Capt. - 38 McKissick John, 1st Lt. - 26
Brooks, Horace, Capt. - 8 Medina Santos - 6
Browne, Sam, Gen. - 28 Meeker, Nathan C. - 48, 49, 51, 52, 54
Buchanan, Pres. - 20 Melgares Don Facundo - 6
Buell, George P., Gen. - 61 Merriam, H.C., Col. - 65, 67
Buford, John - 24 Merritt, Wesley, Gen. - 50, 51, 53
Campbell, Lafayette E., Capt. - 65 Millison, Elisha - 22
Canby, Col. - 18 Mitchell, Gen. - 31-33
Canby, Maj. - 15 Morgan, Christopher A. - 28
Carrington, H.B., Col. - 34 Morris, Robert, 1st Lt. - 8
Carson, Kit - 15, 16, 45 Moses, Cassius M., Adj. Gen. - 68, 70
Cherry, Lt. - 50 Newby, W.B., Capt. - 17, 18
Chipeta, Wife Of Ouray Chief - 50 O'Brien, Nicholas J., Capt. - 31, 32
Chivington, Col. - 18, 19, 23, 26 O'Reilly, R.M., Dr. - 67
Clayton, Capt. - 70 Orsdale, J.T., Capt. - 65
Collins, Caspar, 1st Lt. - 24 Otis, E.S., Bgd. Gen. - 67
Collins, O.W., Lt. Col. - 23, 24 Otis, Elmer, Capt. - 18
Cornish, George A., Lt. - 59 Otto, W.T. - 25
Cowles Calvin D., 1st Lt. - 55 Ouray, Chief - 16, 50, 51, 54, 55
Crawford, Emmett, Capt. - 57 Penrose, William H., Capt. - 39
Crofton, R.E.A, Lt. Col. - 61 Pierce, Franklin, Pres. - 36
Curtis, Charles, 1st Lt. - 38 Pike, Zebulon M. - 3, 4
Davids, Maj. - 34 Pitkin, Gov. - 49
De Saussure, W.D., Capt. - 17, 18 Pope, John, Gen. - 16, 57, 61
Dodd, T.H., Capt. - 15, 21 Post, W.H. - 51
Dodge, Capt. - 49, 50 Powell, James W., Capt. - 63
Douglas, Henry, Col. - 57, 58 Price, H. - 11
Drake, Ewell, Lt. - 24 Price, H.R. - 51
Dresser, Frank - 51 Reynolds, John F., Gen. - 37
Dresser, Henry - 51 Ruger, Thomas H., Gen. - 61
Duncan, Elisha - 26 Rusling, Gen. - 28, 34
Duncan, Thomas, Capt. - 9, 10 Russell, - 32
Dunovant, John, Capt. - 17 Rziha, John, Capt. - 12
Eaton, George - 51 Sanford, A. - 11
Eskridge, E.W. - 51 Sawyer, William, 1st Lt. - 70
Evans, John, Dr. - 20, 21 Schofield, Gen. - 23
Evans, William H., Capt. - 23, 24 Scott, J. - 11
Fitzimmons, Col. - 24 Scott, Winfield, Lt. Gen. - 17
Fleeson, Reese F., 2nd Lt. - 18 Sedgewick, John, Maj. - 17, 18
Fleming, David L., Capt. - 70 Sedgewick, John, Maj. Gen. - 34
Fletcher, Joshua S., Jr., Maj . - 55 Sexton, Capt. - 21
Fletcher, Lt. - 59 Sheppard, Capt. - 47
Ford, James H., Capt. - 15, 21 Sheppard, Fred - 51
Fowler, Jacob - 6 Sheridan, Phil, Gen. - 49, 59, 64, 65, 67
Garland, John, Pvt. Bgd. Gen. - 9, 10 Sherman, Gen. - 64
Gillette, Lee P., Capt. - 38 Sherman, William T., Gen. - 16, 24
Gilliard, J.A. - 11 Slough, John P. - 15
Gilpin, William, Gov. - 15, 18, 20 Smith, Andrew Jackson, Maj. Gen. - 38
Goldring, Talmai F., Capt. - 26 Smith, Perry, 2nd Lt. - 26
Goldstein, Carl - 51 Snyder, Simmon, Capt. - 37, 38
Gordon, William, Capt. - 7 Stanley, David, Col. - 63
Grant, Gov. - 57 Steuart, G.H., Capt. - 17, 18
Grant, U.S., Gen. - 24, 64 Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - 36
Greene, Lewis D., Lt. - 65 Stone, Lewis & Aunty - 24, 25
Guilfoyle, John F., Lt. - 59 Stuart, J.E.B. - 18
Hale, Irving, Bgd. Gen. - 68, 70 Sturgis, Lt. - 47
Hall, J. N., Mrs. - 32 Sumner, E.V., Col. - 67
Hall, R.H., Maj. - 63 Sumner, Edwin, Lt. Col. - 7
Hampson, J.A.P., Capt. - 58 Swaine, Peter T., Col. - 63
Hanna, James W. - 24 Swift Bird, - 27
Harshbarger, W.M., 2nd Lt. - 29 Sykes, George, 1st Lt. - 8
Hartz, W.T., Capt. - 59 Tappen, Samuel F., Lt. Col. - 18
Hatch, Edward, Gen. - 61 Thompson, Arthur L. - 51
Hawkins, Lt. - 23 Thompson, John A., Lt. - 17
Hazen, Gen. - 29, 34 Thompson, Phillip R., Capt. - 7, 8
Heath, Col. - 34 Thornburg, Thomas T., Maj. - 49, 54
Hungate, Nathan E. - 26 Tobin, Tom - 15
Jackson, Andrew, 2nd Lt. - 7 Tompkins, T. - 11
Jackson, Henry, Lt. - 37 Tupper, T.C., Maj. - 63
Janis, Antoine - 23 Veasey, Mr. - 35
Johnson, A.B., Lt. - 65 Waddell, - 32
Johnston, Robert, 2nd Lt. - 8 Walker, William S., Capt. - 17, 18
Kellogg, Bvt. Maj. - 28, 29 Webster, R.C., Bvt. Col. - 34
Kemble, Louis H., Capt. - 70 Weld, Louis Ledyard - 20-22
Kent, J. Ford, Capt. - 38 Wheaton, Frank, Bgd. Gen. - 67
Lacey, Capt. - 58 Wilkinson, James, Gen. - 3
Leavenworth, Jess H. - 21 Wilson, Luther, Capt. - 24
Lee, H. - 11 Wirtz, Horace R., Asst. Surg. - 7, 8
Lewis, W.H., Lt. Col. - 59 Wise, Gov. of VA - 17
Lincoln, Pres. - 20, 25 Woodhams, Leon - 33
Locke, Charles E., 1st Lt. - 70 Wynkoo, Maj. - 23
Logan, John A., Gen. - 67 Younger, W. - 11
 
Place/Subject Names - Page(s)
Adams-Onis Treaty - 6 Infantry, 10th - 17, 43, 58
Alamosa - 5 Infantry, 13th - 61
Animas City - 61 Infantry, 14th - 57, 58
Arapahoe Indians - 28 Infantry, 15th - 59, 61
Arkansas River - 3, 6, 17, 19, 37, 39, 40, 42 Infantry, 18th - 28, 34
Artillery, 2nd - 9 Infantry, 19th - 58, 59
Artillery, Chaffee Light - 68 Infantry, 1st Colo. Vol. Reg. - 20, 23
AT &  Santa Fe Railroad - 14 Infantry, 22nd - 63
Beecher Island - 35 Infantry, 23rd U.S. - 55
Bent's New Fort - 19 Infantry, 2nd Colo. Vol. - 21
Big Laramie - 23 Infantry, 2nd Volunteers - 21
Boggsvilie - 45 Infantry, 37th - 12
Boone - 37 Infantry, 3rd - 7-9
Booneville - 38 Infantry, 3rd U.S. - 38, 39
Boulder River - 26 Infantry, 5th U.S. & 5th - 37, 38, 59
Burgwin Cantoment - 8, 9 Infantry, 5th U.S. Vol. - 29, 34
Cache la Poudre River - 23 Infantry, 6th - 63
Camp Adams - 68, 69, 72 Infantry, 6th U.S. Vol. - 34
Camp Custer - 47 Infantry, 7th - 67
Camp Fillmore - 37 Infantry, 8th - 65
Camp Mitchell - 23 Infantry, 9th - 61
Camp Rankin - 32-34 Julesburg Historical Society - 32
Camp Tyler - 28 Julesburg Stage Station - 31
Camp Wardell - 28 Kansas Pacific R.R. - 14, 42
Camp Weld - 20-22, 64 Kansas River - 3
Cavalry 21st New York - 24 Kearney Herald - 34, 35
Cavalry 2nd - 34, 35 Kit Carson - 14
Cavalry 30th Missouri Vol. - 24 La Glorieta Pass Battle - 18, 21, 32
Cavalry 3rd U.S. - 36 La Plata River - 61
Cavalry 4th - 54, 56 La Porte - 23, 25
Cavalry 5th - 50 La Veta Pass - 6
Cavalry 6th - 63 Lamar - 17
Cavalry 7th - 61 Las Animas - 14, 19, 39, 40, 42, 45
Cavalry 7th Iowa - 31-33 Latham - 23
Cavalry 7th U.S. - 38 Meeker Massacre - 16, 61
Cavalry 9th - 59 Milk Creek - 50,54
Cavalry Colo. Volunteers - 23, 24 Montrose - 55, 58
Cavalry, 1st - 17, 18 Morrison, Colo. - 47
Cherry Creek - 22 Mounted Riflemen 8-10
Cheyenne Indians - 28 National Guard, 2nd Regiment - 70
Colo. St. National Guard - 68 New Ft. Lyon, Colo. - 45
Colorado & N.M. Volunteers - 16 Old Spanish Fort - 6
Colorado Territory - 3, 5, 10, 20,26, 28 Osage Indians - 3
Colorado Volunteers - 71 Overland Stage - 23
Conejos River - 3 Overland Trail - 28
Daily Rocky Mtn. News - 34, 35 Ovid, Colo. - 33, 35
Denver & Rio Grande R.R. - 14 Pacific R.R. - 34
Dragoons, 1st. - 7, 8 Pagosa Springs - 48, 59-62
Durango Record - 61 Pawnee Indians - 3, 6
Espinosa Bandits - 15 Pike's Log Stockade - 3-5
Farasita, Colo. - 6 Plains Indians - 26
First Cavalry Band - 17 Platte Bridge Battle - 24
Flagship Madison - 4 Platte River - 20
Fremont Orchard - 23 Post Julesburg - 32-35
Ft. Bridger - 23 Pueblo, Colo. - 14, 36-38
Ft. Clark - 54 Purgatory River - 42
Ft. Collins - 23-25 Regiment, 1st - 70
Ft. Cottonwood - 32 Regiment, 1st Colo. Vol. - 20, 23
Ft. Craig, N.M. - 15 Republican River - 33
Ft. Crawford - 54-57 Rio de los Yutos Canon - 14
Ft. Faunterloy - 17 Rio del Norte - 3
Ft. Garland - 9-16, 37, 54 Rio del Sangre de Cristo - 14
Ft. Junction - 26 Rio Grande - 3, 10, 14
Ft. Kearney - 31, 34 Rocky Mtns. - 6
Ft. Laramie - 17, 23, 24, 34 San Juan River - 59
Ft. Leavenworth, Kan. - 14, 34 San Luis Valley - 7, 10, 16
Ft. Lewis - 58, 59, 61, 62 Sand Creek Massacre - 18, 26, 32
Ft. Lewis College - 63 Sangre de Cristo Grant - 10
Ft. Logan - 64-67 Sangre de Cristo Mtns. - 6
Ft. Logan Mental Health Center - 67 Sanqre de Cristo Pass - 10
Ft. Logan National Cemetary - 67 Santa Fe - 3
Ft. Lyon - 17, 19, 21, 37, 38-46 Santa Fe Trail - 18, 36, 38
Ft. Lyon V.A. Hospital - 45, 46 Sierra Blanca Mtns. - 14
Ft. Massachusetts - 4, 5, 7-10 Sioux Indians - 28
Ft. Mitchell - 34 South Platte River - 28
Ft. Morgan - 28-30 St. Vrain River - 26
Ft. Reynolds - 36-38 Summit Springs Battle - 35
Ft. Sedgwick, C.T. 31-35 Taos, N.M. - 8
Ft. Sheridan - 67 Thornburg Battle - 49, 50, 53
Ft. Stanton, N.M. - 8 Trincheria Estate - 16
Ft. Stevens - 36 U.S. Colored Troops, 57th - 36
Ft. Sumner - 38 Uncompahgre River - 54
Ft. Union - 8, 16, 21 Union Pacific R.R. - 29, 50
Ft. Wise - 17-19 Ute Creek - 14
Ft. York - 4 Ute Reservation - 48
Governor's Guard - 47 Valverde Battle - 16
Grand Mesa - 54 Virginia Dale - 23
Home Guard (Boulder/St.Vrain) - 26 White River Cantonment - 48-54
Huerfano River - 37