U.S. Army Staff Ride  26 - 30 June 2001

DAY 1 - Fort Phil Kearney, The Fetterman Massacre and Wagon Box Fight

Jim Gatchell Museum at Buffalo - Worth taking the time to stop and browse.

View of Fort Phil Kearney from Pilot Knob.

Fetterman Monument. Adopting the Firing Position - Members of the Group examine the feasibility of fighting from a Wagon Box.

DAY 2 - The Rosebud

Members of the Group listening intently as the scene for the Rosebud Battle is set. A View of the Rosebud Battle site

Brian Pohanka leads the way as the we attempt to get into Line from Column - Never did master the movement

Jerry Brown leads the Group.

DAY 3 - The Approach To The Little Bighorn

'Nathan Short' marker on the route from the Yellowstone

Site of Custer's Camp on the 22nd June 1876

Custer's Camp Site 23rd June 1876

Custer's Last Camp at Busby

DAY 4 - From The Crow's Nest To The Little Bighorn

Steve Bartle beside the Crow's Nest Marker

 More or less on the spot that General Scott stood in 1919.

Cavalry Clothing and Equipment 1876

Deep Ravine - The Mystery of  E Company still unresolved to many.


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