Who participated in the Lewis and Clark expedition?
Also, who were the members of the Lewis and Clark expedition?
These legendary characters organized and led the Corps of Discovery on the famous Lewis & Clark Expedition.
- Meriwether Lewis.
- William Clark.
- Thomas Jefferson.
- Sergeant Charles Floyd.
- Toussaint Charbonneau.
- Sakakawea (Sacagawea)
- Jean Baptiste Charbonneau (Pomp)
Also Know, who funded the Lewis and Clark expedition? Thomas Jefferson
Similarly, you may ask, who accompanied Lewis and Clark?
What did the members of the Corps of Discovery do during the expedition?
The members of the Corps of Discovery were soldiers, but their purpose was peaceful -- exploration, diplomacy, and science. Lewis was commissioned as a Captain of the Army of the United States, Clark as a Lieutenant (although this inferior rank was kept secret from the men, and Clark was always called "Captain").