Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument. Part Two of three podcasts. Lt.Col George Armstrong Custer's Command of 12 companies engaging Sioux and Northern Cheyenne forces. Five Companies of 210 soldiers and Officers annihilated in the first stage of the battle.
Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument. Part Three of three podcasts. A victorious battle for the Sioux and Northern Cheyenne but later they and all tribes through out the plains lost the war. Confine to the reservations they struggle to the new way of life.
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.