White Butte Creek
Date of Battle: October 10, 1864
Location of Battle: Sterling, CO
Participants: Capt David H Nichols with over 40 men attack 2 lodges of Cheyennes
Capt David H Nichols with over 40 men found 2 lodges with 6 warriors, 3 women, a teenage boy, and a child. The troops dashed in and wiped out the Indians.
For more information see:
Encyclopedia of Indian Wars
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