the battle of Palo Duro canyon

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where and when was the battle of Palo Duro canyon

The battle of Palo Duro Canyon was fought on september 28, 1874 it was the most decisive battle of the red river compaign. The canyon was a favorite canpgound of many plains groups. After a dangerous descent down sheer canyan walls, the fourth Cavalry, under colonel Ranald S.

why did the battle of Palo Duro Canyon happen?

the battle happend becuase the Native American rights and represented their interests to the federal goverment in Washington, D.C. The Native Americans didnt not likenthe way texas were so they wanted war.