George Armstrong Custer

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George Armstrong Custer
Custer Bvt MG Geo A 1865 LC-BH831-365-crop.jpg
George Armstrong Custer, circa 1865
Born 5 December 1839(1839-12-05)
New Rumley, Ohio, U.S.
Dee'd 25 Juin 1876(1876-06-25) (aged 36)
Little Bighorn, Montana, U.S.
Buried at Ineetially on the battlefield;
Later reinterred in West Point Seemetry
Allegiance Unitit States
Union
Service/branch Unitit States Airmy
Union Airmy
Years o service 1861–1876
Rank Union Army LTC rank insignia.png Lieutenant Colonel, USA
Union army maj gen rank insignia.jpg Major General, USV
Commands held Michigan Cavalry Brigade
3rd Cavalry Diveesion
2nt Cavalry Diveesion
7t U.S. Cavalry Regiment
Battles/wars

American Ceevil War

American Indian Wars

Relations Thomas Custer, brither
Boston Custer, brither
James Calhoun, brither-in-law
Signatur George Armstrong Custer signature.svg

George Armstrong Custer (5 December 1839 – 25 Juin 1876) wis a Unitit States Airmy officer an cavalry commander in the American Ceevil War an the American Indian Wars.