Sand Creek Massacre

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A surprise attack by forces organized under Col. John M. Chivington on peacefully assembled Cheyenne near Sand Creek, Colorado, November 29, 1864. Of the 500 Cheyenne in the village, more ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Military History.

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