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What are a few similarities and differences between the Sand Creek Massacre, the Fetterman Massacre, the Red River War, the Battle of the Little Bighorn, and the Wounded Knee Massacre?

Aug 15th, 2015

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 all war happened  when ioux warriors killed several American soldiers in the Grattan Massacre

Identify the role of the following tribes and key figures in the battle:

Sioux

Red Cloud or Mahpiua Luta

The tribe began a guerrilla war against caravans of white settlers and the soldiers who were sent to defend the emigrants.

Sioux leader who called on the U.S. government to end the construction of forts in the Black Hills region

Arapaho

Crazy Horse

Joined the Sioux in the conflict against the whites

Sioux military chief who led a war party at the massacre

Cheyenne

William J. Fetterman

Joined the Sioux in the conflict against the whites

Civil War veteran officer massacred with his troops at the battle


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Aug 15th, 2015

cause of the battle are -

White emigrants were using the Bozeman Trail through the Black Hills, which was Indian territory and a region sacred to the Sioux. Red Cloud appealed to the government to end emigrant use of the trail but the army continued to build more forts along the trail to protect the travellers

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