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Gen. Stand Watie's Grave, Southwest City, MO

Gen. Stand Watie's Grave, Southwest City, MO

Photo from an old postcard.

Inscription reads:
In Honor Of
Gen. Stand Watie
only full blood Indian Brig. Gen
in the Confederate Army.
This brave Cherokee rendered heroic service to the Confederate Cause
in Ind. Terr
Born in GA Dec 12 1806
Died in Cher. Nat. Sept 9, 1871
A Tribute to his memory
by Okla. Div.
United Daughters of the Confederacy.
"Lest we forget."

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