Unfortunately for this command, this day was Custer at his worst!!!
And, Wayne, we aren't talking about the WBTS, as Eddie calls it, we -- or at least I-- am talking about an arrogant mister who was making a living off his C.W. rep., and it cost the lives of 260something men...
Imagine what was going thru his feeble mind when he saw, in that Oh Sh-T moment, that Indian coming straight at him...???
In a devil’s advocate defense of of Audey, it’s useful to remember that in addition to Custer, George Washington, U.S. Grant, R.E. Lee, Douglas MacArthur and George S. Patton, while they went down in history... more
Everybody has a bad day... — sharon Cunningham,Mon Sep 05 10:49
One really bad decision Custer made was to leave his company of Light (Horse) Artillery behind. At this time cavalry were still composed of roughly the same TO&E as they were in the Civil War. One... more