Custer's Last Stand


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Noun1.Custer's Last Stand - a battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876)Custer's Last Stand - a battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876); Custer was pursuing Sioux led by Sitting Bull; Custer underestimated the size of the Sioux forces (which were supported by Cheyenne warriors) and was killed along with all his command
Montana, Treasure State, MT - a state in northwestern United States on the Canadian border
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1876: Custer's Last Stand took place at Little Big Horn, Montana.
Prairie-posturing spectacles included Custer's Last Stand reenactments and rifle-shooting and horse-riding demonstrations by Cody.
28, 1901, attack in Balangiga was seen as perhaps the worst rout of US soldiers since the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, also known as Custer's Last Stand.
Whatever the outcome, the scene is now set for Dr Mahathir to execute either a stunning political comeback in the vein of US General Douglas MacArthur, who famously said in World War II 'I came through and I shall return', or spectacularly fail like Custer's Last Stand.
AN emotional account of General Custer's Last Stand, written by a captain who found his body, is up for sale 141 years later.
I ran across a book, "They Died With Custer," and the cover art features a chilling painting of Custer's Last Stand. I don't have the book handy at the moment, and I cannot recall the artist, but it is a very period-correct painting, right down to the rivets in the belt.
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The press would run additional stories about Custer's Last Stand in the coming months, but the Little Bighorn developed more into a human interest story than a political rallying point.
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With multiple players, diverse voices, and characters living over a century apart, Gerald Duff brings life to Custer's last stand and the twenty-first century reenactors who relive it every summer.
It was at this time that the famous battles such as Custer's Last Stand and the massacre at Wounded Knee occurred.