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Battle of Little Bighorn

Battle of Little Bighorn

Jun 26, 2012

The Battle of Little Bighorn (Custer’s Last Stand, or the Battle of the Greasy Grass) took place on June 25-26, 1876. The battle was the most famous of the Great Sioux War of 1876. Over 250 U.S. soldiers died in the battle and 55 were injured. Premonition’s of Sitting Bull In 1875 Sitting Bull, a Lakota Sioux holy man, entered camp with a...