Donald R. McClarey

November 29, 1864: Sand Creek Massacre

      On Novmber 29, 1864, in a stain on American honor, 700 men of the 1st Colorado Cavalry, 3rd Colorado Cavalry and a company of the 1st New Mexico Volunteer Cavalry, under the command of Colonel John M. Chivington, a

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December 21, 1866: Fetterman Fight

 “They made us many promises, more than I can remember. But they kept but one–They promised to take our land…and they took it.” Red Cloud, Lakota Chief Next to the battle of the Little Big Horn, the worst defeat of

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