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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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Comanche, known as the "lone survivor" at the Battle of the Little Bighorn, was not the only horse that "survived. Several horses were still alive, but badly wounded. General Terry ordered to "put away" the badly wounded horses. But Comanche was spared.