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Capt. Thomas M. McDougall, Seventh Calry
During WW2 the US continued fielding horse cavalry units and practice training.The last horse Army cavalry charge took place against Japanese forces during fighting in Bataan in the village of Morong on 16 Jan 1942, by the 26th Cavalry Regiment of the Philippine Scouts.
Killed Bighorn Battle - Captain George Yates 7th Cavalry. He was a Custer family friend from Monroe, MI. His wife Annie and their 3 children came to Bay View a number of times before she took a teaching position at Carlisle Indian School in PA.. She is buried there with their Down Syndrome son.