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The battle of mud springs

Nebraska history.

In February of 1865, US soldiers clashed with Lakota, Sioux, Cheyenne and Arapaho warriors at Mud Springs Nebraska.

Incredibly, more than 1000 Indians were reported to have been moving in the area during the time this battle took place.

At one point 16 US soldiers retreated after some 500 Native Americans attacked them.

For a full account, see wikipedia's entry on the battle of mud springs. WikipediaAuthor: EVM STAFF on 07/21 2015
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