The Warrior Author:Wade Everett Captain John Early had definitely been given the dirty end of the stick. It seemed that a lifetime of being in the Indian Fighting Army qualified him to re-establish Fort Sheridan as an outpost to protect the nearby Pine Ridge Agency. — As an outworn soldier, the Review Board figured he could make the mistakes that would otherwise be wasted on &q... more »uot;better" material.
They forgot that Early was a soldier---first, last and foremost. He went into every situation as though it were a battle.
And this one certainly was---against the Army.« less