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Marcus Albert Reno (November 15, 1834 – March 30, 1889) Officer in the American Civil War & in the Great Sioux War against the Lakota (Sioux) & Northern Cheyenne, where he served under George Armstrong Custer. Reno is most noted for his prominent role in the Battle of the Little Big Horn, which created over a century of controversy regarding his command decisions in the course of the one of the most infamous defeats in the history of the US military. Reno was born in Carrollton, Illinois
General George A. Custer’s Third Personal Civil War Cavalry Guidon This flag was handmade by General Custer’s wife, Libby Custer, in 1864. This flag was only flown when Custer was on the field. This was one of Custer’s more famous flags from the campaigns in the Shenandoah as well as other engagements during its use.
Civil War Recreations – Beautifully Handcrafted Recreations, Civil War Medals, Badges & More
CUSTER MEDAL: Designed by George A. Custer, the medal features a Brigadier's star with the Maltese cross. Cast into the center of the Maltese cross is the name "Custer" and at the bottom is the Latin word "Tuebor" meaning "I will defend" which appears on the Michigan State seal from 1836 to recognize the role of Michigan's citizens fighting in the War of 1812. This medal appears on the Michigan Cavalry Monument located on Gettysburg's East Cavalry Field
(CUSTER, GEORGE ARMSTRONG) (1839-1876) goldin - Oct 19, 2004 | Swann Auction Galleries in NY
Lot: 2017019: (CUSTER, GEORGE ARMSTRONG) (1839-1876) goldin, Lot Number: 2017019, Starting Bid: $750, Auctioneer: Swann Galleries, Inc., Auction: Sale 2017 - 19th & 20th Century Photographs, Date: October 19th, 2004 EDT
George Armstrong Custer - United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the Civil War. After the Civil War, Custer was dispatched to the west to fight in the Indian Wars. His disastrous final battle overshadowed his prior achievements. Custer and all the men with him were killed at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876, fighting against a coalition of Native American tribes in a battle that has come to be popularly known in American history as "Custer's Last Stand."