Kelly Wagon Train
Date of Battle: July 12, 1864
Location of Battle: LaPerle, WY
Participants: 10 wagons in a train and 200 Sioux warriors.
As the wagon train was crossing Box Elder Creek about 4 miles west of LaPerle Station, 200 Oglala warriors swept in on them. After being fed, the warriors attacked the people. 5 whites were killed and 0 Indians.
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Encyclopedia of Indian Wars
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