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    Little Bighorn Battlefield

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Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer

Lt. Colonel George Armstrong Custer

George Armstrong Custer. After his early education he became a school teacher but soon was accepted as a cadet at the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York. More...

 
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Sitting Bull

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Sitting Bull

Not only was he a brave and daring warrior, but he was an eloquent spokesman and statesman, as well as powerful spiritual leader. More..

 

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More than half of the 7th Cavalry survived the Battle of the Little Bighorn. About 350 soldiers under the command of Major Reno and Captain Benteen survived five miles south of where Custer and five companies were annihilated.