Little Bighorn

Little Bighorn
a river flowing N from N Wyoming to S Montana into the Bighorn River: General Custer and troops defeated near its juncture by Indians 1876. 80 mi. (130 km) long. Also called Little Horn.

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  • Little Bighorn — Little Big|horn the Little Bighorn a river in the US state of Montana, where General Custer fought against and was killed by Native Americans led by ↑Sitting Bull and ↑Crazy Horse in the Battle of Little Bighorn in 1876 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • Little Bighorn River —   [ lɪtl bɪghɔːn rɪvə], rechter Nebenfluss des Bighorn River, rd. 145 km lang, im südlichen Montana, USA. Am Little Bighorn River geriet am 25. 6. 1876 eine Abteilung des 7. US Kavallerieregiments unter G. A. Custer in einen Hinterhalt der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the — or Custer s Last Stand (June 25, 1876) Battle at the Little Bighorn River, Montana Territory, U.S., between federal troops led by Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and a band of Sioux and Cheyenne Indians. The U.S. government had ordered the… …   Universalium

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