Union Pacific Workers
Killed at Fort Arbuckle
In August, 1867, Indians killed seven Union Pacific Railroad
workers. Company F, while trailing them, was attacked by about two hundred
warriors. After two hours of fighting, two hundred more warriors joined
the conflict. The fight lasted six hours more with many hostiles killed.
Two Buffalo Soldiers were killed, they were Sergeant Christe and Captain
Armes. Six horses were also wounded.