Sand Creek Massacre

    Battle Facts

    29 Nov 1864 - 30 Nov 1864

    Outcome: * Colorado War: U.S. forces massacre Cheyenne and Arapaho.

    1,200 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)John M Chivington
    • 76 Casualties
    • 24 Killed
    • 52 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Black Kettle
    • 163 Casualties
    • 70 Killed

    239 Casualties