Fort Abercrombie, built in 1858, was the first military settlement in North Dakota. In 1862, it was besieged by Sioux Indians for over six weeks; four soldiers were killed and two were wounded.
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- County Highway 22
Wahpeton, ND 58075
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- 46.44478263845677, -96.71861533822266
- Richland County, North Dakota
- Nearest Towns:
- Abercrombie, ND (0.6 mi.)
Kent, MN (1.7 mi.)
Colfax, ND (7.6 mi.)
Wolverton, MN (8.2 mi.)
Christine, ND (9.7 mi.)
Dwight, ND (9.8 mi.)
Walcott, ND (12.6 mi.)
Wahpeton, ND (13.5 mi.)
Breckenridge, MN (14.0 mi.)
Mooreton, ND (14.3 mi.)
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