Chicosa Arroyo

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Date of Battle: April 25, 1855

Location of Battle: Trinidad, CO



Participants: Colonel Thomas Fauntleroy and his expedition attacked a camp of about 60 Jicarillas. 

After nearly attacking the Pueblo hunters, the volunteers continued down the Chicosa Arroyo and ran into a camp of about 60 Jicarillas.  6 Indians and no volunteers were killed.

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Encyclopedia of Indian Wars

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