04 June, 2012

Frederick Benteen

Frederick William Benteen was a military officer during the American Civil War and then during the Black Hills War against the Lakota and Northern Cheyenne. He is notable for being in command of a battalion of the 7th U. S. Cavalry at the Battle of the Little Bighorn.

1 comment:

Brad M said...

Loving all of the posts of late I don't comment nearly so often as I read! Is this guy smoking a pipe that is shaped like a cabbage? That would be some work!