Battles Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho

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List of Arapaho battles in the Indian Wars, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in Indian Wars involving the Arapaho is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these Indian Wars battles that involved Indian Wars you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

List is made up of many different items, including Dakota War of 1862 and Red Cloud's War.

This list answers the question, "What Indian Wars battles was Arapaho involved in?"

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Battle of Beecher Island is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Beecher Island, Colorado, United States of America - The Battle of Beecher Island, also known as the Battle of Arikaree Fork, was an armed conflict between elements of the United States Army and several of the Plains native American tribes in ...more

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Battle of Summit Springs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Colorado, United States of America - The Battle of Summit Springs, on July 11, 1869, was an armed conflict between elements of the United States Army under the command of Colonel Eugene A. Carr and a group of Cheyenne Dog Soldiers ...more

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Battle of the Tongue River is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America - The Battle of the Tongue River, sometimes referred to as the Connor Battle, was an engagement of the Powder River Expedition of 1865, directed against the Cheyenne, Arapaho and Lakota Sioux. In ...more

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Colorado War is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Colorado, United States of America - The Colorado War was fought from 1863 to 1865 and was an Indian War between the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes, against white settlers and militia in the Colorado Territory and adjacent regions. ...more

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Great Sioux War of 1876 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Dakota Territory - The Great Sioux War of 1876, also known as the Black Hills War, was a series of battles and negotiations which occurred between 1876 and 1877 involving the Lakota Sioux and Northern Cheyenne ...more

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Red Cloud's War is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Powder River, Grant Village, Wyoming - Red Cloud's War was an armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Northern Arapaho on one side and the United States in Wyoming and Montana territories from 1866 to 1868. The war ...more

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Sand Creek massacre is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Sand Creek massacre Colorado, United States of America - The Sand Creek massacre was an atrocity in the American Indian Wars that occurred on November 29, 1864, when a 700-man force of Colorado Territory militia attacked and destroyed a peaceful ...more

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Sawyers Fight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Indian Wars Battles Involving the Arapaho
Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America - The Sawyers Fight was part of a surveying expedition in late 1865 to improve the emigrant trails from Nebraska to Montana. Not a military venture, the expedition was named for and led by James ...more