George Armstrong Custer
George Armstrong Custer was on the losing end of a famous clash between Native Americans and the U.S. Army at the Battle of Little Bighorn in 1876. Custer graduated at the bottom of his class at West Point military academy, but saw extensive action as a U...
December 5, 1839,
New Rumley, Ohio
June 25, 1876
George Armstrong Custer (December 5, 1839 – June 25, 1876) was a United
States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the ...
George Armstrong Custer - famous for "Custers Last Stand" at the Battle of LIttle
Bighorn, he was nicknamed "Boy General" for being the youngest General to ...
An American Army general who famously lost his life at the hands of Native
American warriors at the Battle of Little Bighorn, George Armstrong Custer was
With this promotion, Custer
was assigned to lead a brigade of Michigan cavalry in the division of Major General Judson Kilpatrick. After fighting the Confederate cavalry at Hanover and Hunterstown, Custer
and his brigade, which he nicknamed the "Wolverines," played a ... More »
Dec 5, 2014 ... Born on December 5, 1839, in New Rumley, Ohio, George Armstrong Custer first
achieved renown as a young Civil War hero before gaining ...
May 3, 2006 ... Biography of General George Custer, American cavalry commander most famous
for his 'last stand'
George Armstrong Custer has been better known for his exploits after the Civil
War than those during. However, his career in the Union army was a success due
In 1874, the U.S. government sent General George Custer on the Black Hills
Expedition to choose a location for a new ... Timeline: Black Hills Expedition of
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... General Article: George Armstrong Custer and the Battle of the Little Bighorn.