Talk:Joe Medicine Crow

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He learned things about the Battle of the Little Bighorn from his grandmother's brother, White Man Runs Him, and three other of Custer's scouts at that battle . Later in life, he gave talks about the battle. His WWII deeds earned him the war chief title. His accomplishments included stealing enemy horses and engaging in hand-to-hand combat with a German. He had a master's degree in anthropology, which he earned in 1939. He belonged to the Whistling Water clan. The above information is from the obit in the Chicago Sun-Times, called "Earned war chief title in WWII," by Matthew Brown (AP), April 5, 2016, p. 53.Kdammers (talk) 01:25, 6 April 2016 (UTC)Reply[reply]