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Grave of Lieutenant Joseph Cramer (1838 - 1869).

Along with Captain Silas S. Soule, Lieutenant Cramer and his men refused orders to fire on the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes camped with Black Kettle during the Sand Creek Massacre.

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Lieutenant Joseph Cramer, Sand Creek Massacre

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