The Bozeman Trail War — Part III — Fort Phil Kearny

A three-pronged summer 1865 expedition led by General Patrick Connor to punish the perpetrators of the Platte Bridge Station brawl and other attacks managed to smash up an Arapaho village at Tongue River, but the main militant force under the leadership of Red Cloud and Roman Nose generally evaded contact — except on their own … Continue reading The Bozeman Trail War — Part III — Fort Phil Kearny