Back in Time

Fire on the Washita

Season 8 Episode 3 | 27m 47s

After attacks on white settlers, the US Army uses brutal tactics to bring Native American tribes onto reservations. George Armstrong Custer attacks Black Kettle’s camp on the Washita River where soldiers massacred men, women and children. They burned the village and ignited a “Fire on the Washita.”

Aired: 04/11/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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