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Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana Needs Your Help


Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana needs funding to establish offices at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation, Fort Belknap Reservation and at Great Falls, Montana where Hill 57 Reservation is located. Our goal is to gain Tribal Recognition at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation and Fort Belknap Reservation and Federal Recognition for Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians at Great Falls with Reservation. Your donation will be greatly appreciated. Below is my paypal link where you can donate to this very important cause for survival. If you are interested in becoming a member of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana, you can fill out a form here . In comments box, please include your tribal affiliation. In Montana, members of Blackfeet, Crow-Northern Cheyenne, Flathead, Fort Belknap and Rocky Boys Reservation are automatically members of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana. However, if you are a member from another tribe (Reservation) your application will be approved if you have proof of membership from your tribe (Reservation).


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The Battle of Fishing Creek August 18, 1780


Still on the offensive to regain their South Carolina colony, the English ordered a force of 960 of their soldiers under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Banastre Tarleton, to search for Indian and black camps or simple villages, to wage war on them. Near what is now the city of Fishing Creek, South Carolina, the English military force of nearly 1,000 soldiers found either a Southern Anishinabe Confederation military camp or just a simple Indian village, and commenced to launch a surprise attack. Though the Indians had been surprised by the English assault upon their camp, they quickly grouped to defend themselves from the surprise attack from their white enemies. However, they were not capable of driving off the more numerous English military force, which resulted in large numbers of the Indians surrendering to the English military force. White casualties in the battle were significant and included over 200 killed and wounded. Indian casualties were significant as well, but most managed to escape from their white enemies who certainly would have killed them if they had captured them. The English military force did capture around 300 Indians who were probably killed later on.



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