The Battle of Little Bighorn
Custer's last battle proved to be a power-problem.
The Battle of Little Bighorn was a battle between Native American Indians and the 7th Cavalry of the United States Army lead by Lt. Col. George Custer. It happened on June 25-June 26, 1876.
This battle was the most famous battle in the Indian Wars and was a huge victory for the Indians. 16 officers and 242 troopers of the 7th Cavalry were killed or died. Every soldier in Custer's unit was killed.
Today the site of the battle is a national monument. Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument preserves the site of the June 25, 1876 battle. It is a memorial to those who fought in the battle - both the 7th Cavalry and the Native American Indians.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey