Chief Kicking Bird retires after fighting McClellan at the Little Wichita
On this day in 1870, at the battle of the Little Wichita River, Capt. Curwin B. McClellan and a force of fifty-five troopers of the Sixth Cavalry attacked a camp of Kiowa Indians under Chief Kicking(more...)
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