What events led to the Battle of the Little Bighorn?
Sioux forces led by Crazy Horse surrounded and defeated Custer and his troops.
Battle of the Little Bighorn, also called Custer's Last Stand, (June 25, 1876), battle at the Little Bighorn River in Montana Territory, U.S., between federal troops led by Lieut. Col. George A. Custer and Northern Plains (Lakota [Teton or Western Sioux] and Northern Cheyenne) Indians led by Sitting Bull.
What was a major victory by indians led by crazy horse over 250 us soldiers led by colonel george custer?
The Battle of The Little Bighorn, e.g. "the Battle of the Greasy Grass", occurred June 25-26, 1878 on the Little Bighorn River, near Garryowen, in the Montana Territory (now the State of Montana). The Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho, led by several major war leaders, including Crazy Horse and Chief Gall, were victorious over General Custer.