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Walking Medicine
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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Walking White Cow
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

Brother: White Eagle
Unknown



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Walks in Mud
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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Walks Last
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: His pony was killed by Custer's soldiers; he crawled away
1926, attended Little Bighorn 50 Year Anniversary
Unknown



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Walks Under the Ground
Unknown
Santee Lakota

Unknown



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War Club
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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War Shanty
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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Warms His Blanket
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown

 

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Water Snake
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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Waterman
Unknown
Arapahoe

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Participated in the battle to prove he was not a spy
Unknown; alive in 1920



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Weasel Bear
circa 1861
Northern Cheyenne, Little Warrior Chief of the Fox Warrior Society

Unknown



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Well Knowing One, a/k/a Green Grass
Unknown
Arapahoe

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Participated in the battle to prove he was not a spy
Unknown



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Whirling
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Lakota

Unknown



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Whirlwind, a/k/a Little Whirlwind, Swift Cloud
Maypiya Ohanko
circa 1861
Northern Cheyenne
, suicide warrior
Unmarried
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn, Montana Territory: He and an Arikara scout shot each other at the river.



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Whirlwind
Unknown
Southern Cheyenne

Unknown



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Whistler
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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Whistler
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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White Bear
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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White Bear
Unknown
Yanktonai Nakota

Unknown



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White Beard
Unknown
Lakota

Unknown



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White Bird
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne
, warrior
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: Wounded in leg during the Custer fight
Unknown



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White Bird
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

Unknown



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White Body
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Wore a war bonnet during the battle
Unknown



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White Buffalo
Tatank Ska
Unknown
Lakota

Nephew: Spotted Rabbit
June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Participated in the battle
Unknown; alive at age 80



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White Buffalo Bull, a/k/a White Bull
Tatanka Ska
Unknown
Hunkpapa Lakota

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn, Montana Territory: Killed in the valley fight



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White Buffalo Shaking Off the Dust, or Many Bullet Wounds
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne
Son: Wooden Leg

Unknown



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White Bull, a/k/a Ice, Ice Bear
Hotuahwokomas
1837
Northern Cheyenne
, warrior chief
Father: Black Moccasin; father of
Son: Noisy Walking
June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Paraded around wearing guidon
April 1877, surrendered with Two Moon's band at Fort Keogh
May 7, 1877, scalped Lame Deer after he was shot
Unknown; alive in 1910



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White Bull, a/k/a Joseph White Bull
Unknown
Minniconjou Lakota

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: Fought in the valley, Reno Hill, and Battle Ridge; wounded in the ankle
1929, at Standing Rock Agency
July 21, 1947



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White Bull
Unknown
Hunkpapa Lakota

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn, Montana Territory: Killed in valley fight



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White Bull
Unknown
Sans Arc Lakota

Unknown



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White Cloud
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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White Cow Bull
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Sharpshooter who killed several soldiers on Reno Hill
Unknown



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White Cow Walking
Unknown
Lakota

1929, at Standing Rock Agency
Unknown



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White Cross Eye
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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White Dress
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

Unknown



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White Eagle
Wanbli Ska
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn, Montana Territory: Killed in the Reno valley fight



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White Eagle
Unknown
Lakota

Unknown



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White Elk, formerly Wandering Buffalo Bull
circa 1849
Northern Cheyenne
, warrior
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: In the Custer fight; captured a cavalry horse
Unknown; alive in 1914



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White Eyebrows
Unknown
Hunkpapa Lakota

Brother: Beautiful White Cow
Unknown



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White Face
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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White Face Bear
Unknown
Lakota

1929, at Standing Rock Agency
Unknown



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White Frog
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: In the Custer fight
Unknown



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White Gut
Unknown
Hunkpapa Lakota

Unknown



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White Hair
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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White Hair on Face
Unknown
Hunkpapa Lakota

Unknown



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White Hawk
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne
, Little Warrior Chief of the Elkhorn Scraper Warrior Society
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: In the Custer fight
Unknown; alive in 1908



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White Hawk
Unknown
Lakota

1926, at Cheyenne River Agency
Unknown



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White Hollow Horn
Unknown
Minniconjou Lakota, Chief

Unknown



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White Horse
Wohkpoam
Unknown
Southern Cheyenne, Dog Soldier
Warrior
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: In Custer fight
1926, attended Little Bighorn 50 Year Anniversary
Unknown



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White Horse
Unknown
Lakota
, Warrior in the Dog Men Warrior Society
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: Fought Custer's Column
Unknown



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White Moon
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne
Sister : Antelope Woman

1926, attended Little Bighorn 50 Year Anniversary
Unknown



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White Rabbit
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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White Shield, a/k/a Young Black Bird
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

Father: Spotted Wolf
Grandfather: Whistling Elk
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: Fought Custer's Column
Unknown; alive in 1908



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White Star
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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White Swan
Unknown
Crow

Unknown



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White Swan
Unknown
Minniconjou Lakota, Chief

Unknown



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White Twin
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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White Wolf, a/k/a Shot in the Head
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Had a repeating rifle at the battle
Unknown



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White Hog
Unknown
Southern Cheyenne, Elk Warrior

Unknown



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William Red Bird
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

Unknown



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With Horns
Unknown
Lakota

June 25, 1876, Little bighorn: Fought Custer's Column; removed wounded White Bull
Unknown



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Wolf Chief
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

Unknown



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Wolf Medicine
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne, Little Warrior Chief in the Elkhorn Scrapers Warrior Society

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Wore a war bonnet during the battle
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Wolf Name, a/k/a William Wolf Name
January 1854, South Dakota
Father: Feathered Moon
Mother: Lizard
circa 1878, married Marrow Woman
Daughter: Maggie Wolf Name
Northern Cheyenne

1926, attended Little Bighorn 50 Year Anniversary
January 15, 1931, Big Horn County, Montana
January 16, 1931



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Wolf Necklace
Unknown
Yanktonai Nakota

Unknown



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Wolf Road
Unknown
Southern Cheyenne

Unknown



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Wolf Tooth
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne

June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: Fought Custer's Column at Last Stand Hill
Unknown



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Wolf Voice
Unknown
Gros Ventre

Unknown
Wolf Voice


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Woman Bone
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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Woman's Dress
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

Unknown



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Wood Boat
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown



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Wood Root
Unknown
Oglala Lakota

May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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Wooden Leg, a/k/a Eats from His Hand, Richard Woodenlegs
Kummokquivviokta
circa 1858
Northern Cheyenne
, Warrior in the Elkhorn Scrapers Society
Father: Walks on Crutches
Brother: Yellow Hair
June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Camp guard; in Reno fight and possibly shot water carrier Tanner
1889, Indian scout at Fort Keogh; later a tribal judge
Unknown



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Wooden Thigh
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne
Father: Little Wolf

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Camp guard and in the battle
Unknown



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Worm
Unknown
Lakota

Unknown



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Wounded Eye
Unknown
Northern Cheyenne
June 25, 1876, Little Bighorn: In the Custer fight
Unknown



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Wounded Hand
Unknown
Minniconjou Lakota

Unknown



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Wounded in Back
Unknown
Oglala Lakota
May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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Wounded Lice
Unknown
Lakota

June 25-26, 1876, Little Bighorn: Scouted with Lazy White Bull and saw Montana Column
Unknown



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Wrinkled Face
Unknown
Oglala Lakota
May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
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Wrinkler
Unknown
Oglala Lakota
May 1877, surrendered at Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska
Unknown

   
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