Date of Battle: Feburary 2, 1865
Location of Battle: Julesburg, CO
Participants: The 7th Iowa Cavalry under Capt. Nicholas O'Brien were attack by about 1,000 Sioux and Cheyenne warriors.
Capt. Nicholas O'Brien with 10 soldiers and a howitzer blasted their way through about 1,000 Sioux and Cheyenne warriors that were ransacking Julesburg and made it to the safety of the fort.
For more information see:
Encyclopedia of Indian Wars
Life of George Bent
Red Cloud's Folk
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