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Definition1876 Battle of the Little Big Horn; when Sioux and Cheyenne Native Americans defeated General George Armstrong Custer killing him and his regiment (258 soldiers in all)
- How could he ever not have seen the smoke nor the dust of all those lodges down there in the draw along the Little Big Horn unless there must have been a heavy morning mist?Chapter 30 (57% in)
- "He just had great ability to get himself in and out of trouble," his grandfather went on, "and on the Little Big Horn he got into it but he couldn't get out.Chapter 30 (79% in)
There are no more uses of "Custer's Last Stand" in For Whom the Bell Tolls.
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