Cheyenne War


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Date of Battle: August 16, 1865

Location of Battle: Arvada, WY



Participants: General Connor's Pawnee Scouts and a Cheyenne war party

A detachment of Pawnee scouts discovered a party of Cheyennes returning from a raid.  5 warriors from the war party were killed along the Powder River somewhere in north east Wyoming about 50 miles north of Fort Reno.

For more information see:

The Fighting Cheyennes

Life of George Bent

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