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Custer, George Armstrong

Syllabification: Cus·ter, George Armstrong
Pronunciation: /ˈkəstər
 
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Definition of Custer, George Armstrong in English:

( 1839–76), US cavalry officer. He served with distinction during the Civil War. In 1876, he was killed, along with all of his men (266) in a clash (popularly known as Custer’s Last Stand) with the Sioux Indians at Little Bighorn in Montana.

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