Chief Redheart Memorial Fort Vancouver April 2023

Join Steena Trecha as she interviews Nez Perce Elders and Mayor Ann McEnerny-Oogleat the annual ChiefRedheart Memorial held at Fort Vancouver every April. This annual public event brings together descendantsof the RedheartBand of the Nez Perce along with descendents of the Wood Family to commemorate this tragic event and to show an example of how we can come together and learn from the past to build our future together.

You can find video footage of past memorials and video interviews in the Redheart Ceremony Oral History Collection