The Journal of the Texas Trophy Hunters

COLTS AT THE GREASY GRASS

On June 25, 1876, every soldier in the 7th Cavalry Regiment under the command of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer carried a single action Colt .45 as they advanced on the thousands of Sioux, Arapaho, and Cheyenne camped on the Greasy Grass (Little Bighorn) River.

The Colt Peacemaker was the standard sidearm for the military, and the 7th was issued Colts with serial numbers between 4500 and 7527. The pistol had been patented 5 years earlier and went down in history as “The Gun that Won

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