George armstrong custer was a west point graduate who attained brevet promotions to brigadier general and major general in the regular army on march 13, 1865 and major general of volunteers april 15, 1865 during the american civil war. Memorial statue of general custer, located in new rumley, ohio via ohio memory this june 25 will mark the 140 th anniversary of the battle of little bighorn, otherwise known as custer’s last stand ohioan george armstrong custer was many things in his lifetime – teacher, student, soldier. Gilder lehrman collection #: glc04606 author/creator: custer, george armstrong (1839-1876) place written: oklahoma type: manuscript document date: 22 december 1868 pagination: 1 summary of content: written in the hand of custer's sergeant pierre a bunker of the 7th cavalry, prepared for custer's. Why do people say gen george armstrong custer was evil or of report abuse are you sure you i would not say that general george armstrong custer.
George custer quotes custer: i have more confidence in general mcclellan than in any man i felt i ought to report to you, for it's through you i got to west. George armstrong custer “american hero or just a fool” paul kensey meeting april 2004 introduction george armstrong custer was arguably the best known of all general officers of the us army in. Welcome to the general custer web site this site is dedicated to all of those who have an interest in the life and times of general george armstrong custer, the battle of the little big horn, and the impact of this battle on the evolution of our country, both red and white. The battle of the little bighorn george armstrong custer: during the civil war his skills at war propelled him to the temporary rank of brigadier general.
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[attach] brigadier general george armstrong custer (usv) george armstrong custer was born in new rumley, ohio on 5 december 1839 he had two. Get information, facts, and pictures about george armstrong custer at encyclopediacom make research projects and school reports about george armstrong custer easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia. George armstrong custer dc to report to the war department on july 20 custer was elevated to the position of brevet major general of volunteers.
George armstrong custer 1876 for all lakota and arapaho wintering in the unceded territory to report to a pictorial biography of general george a custer. George armstrong custer, 1839–76, american army officer, b new rumley, ohio, grad west point, 1861 civil war service custer fought in the civil war at the first battle of bull run, distinguished himself as a member of general mcclellan's staff in the peninsular campaign, and was made a brigadier general of volunteers in june, 1863. General george armstrong custer is an unsung hero of the battle of gettysburg, for without his gallant charges in the east field the confederates would have broken through the union resistance. George armstrong custer - famous for custers last stand at the battle of little bighorn, he was nicknamed boy general for being the youngest general to fight in the american civil war at age 23.