CUSTER: Missing Battlefield Firearms: In-Depth Reports

Man At ARMS (NRA) Magazine - Volume: 17 Number: 37 Month: August 1995

entire magazine devoted to

The m issing B attlefield F irearms

Following C uster's D efeat

at the

Battle of the L ittle B ighorn

(a.k.a. Custer's Last Stand )


This is the National Rifle Association (NRA) sixty-four page magazine, " Man at Arms ", for the month of August 1995. This is a superb issue, regarding "Custer's Last Stand". The entire magazine addresses the missing firearms following the battle. The feature articles are:

Missing Guns of the 7th Cavalry: A View from the Canadian Prairies

by Dr. Timothy C. Losey


Arming the U.S. 7th Cavalry - New Weapons for Cheyenne and Lakota - The Lakota Exodus into Canada - The Scene at Wood Mountain - Famine Strikes the Canadian Prairies - Sitting Bull Surrenders - Warriors Without Arms - Other Evidence

A 7th Cavalry Nickel-Plated Smith & Wesson No. 3 Revolver

by Dick Harmon and Doug McChristian

Weapons with Spiritual Power

by Robert W. Smith

A Mystery - Who Got Custer's Remington?

by C. Vance Haynes, Jr.

Indian Guns of the Little Bighorn at the Rock Island Arsenal Museum

by Kris Gayman Leinicke

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