Custer's Last Stand

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Custer’s Last Stand

U.S. troops led by Col. Custer are massacred by the Indians at Little Big Horn, Montana (1877). [Am. Hist.: NCE, 701]
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"Were you in the war, grandad?" "Well, I was born during the war." "And were those Zulus really fierce?" Which will probably be the time to tell them about my grandma, who was at the Battle of the Little Bighorn.
The site of the Battle of the Little Bighorn has burned in my memory ever since I first saw it more than 50 years ago.
In which US state did the Battle of the Little Bighorn take place?
UNORIGINAL but energetic Western, rehashing the events leading up to Custer's last stand at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Philip Carey stars.
In his Battle of the Little Bighorn, the defeat of Colonel George Armstrong Custer's 7th Cavalry by Sioux and Cheyenne warriors on June 25, 1876, Brian brings colour and passion to a day, which was in truth a prelude to a fine way of life ending.
"Custer's Last Stand" is the story of George Armstrong Custer, the Battle of the Little Bighorn, the struggle of Native Americans forced to settle on reservations, and the end of an era in American history.
Although it is well known that Sioux chief and medicine man Sitting Bull (along with Crazy Horse and Sioux war chief Gall) defeated Custer at the Battle of the Little Bighorn, such is not the case for Sitting Bull's Canadian-born grandson, Standing Buffalo, who joined the Canadian Expeditionary Force's 78th Battalion (Winnipeg Grenadiers) in the First World War.
1 In what US state was the battle of the Little Bighorn fought: a) Wyoming b) Arizona c) Montana?
The Battle of the Little Bighorn had the distinction of offering still another departure, the previously neglected Indian point of view.
The Battle of the Little Bighorn, also known as Custer's Last Stand, was one of the most decisive struggles of the Indian Wars on the Great Plains.

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