What battle did they fight in?


has discussed the battle fought on Little Roundtop during the Civil War, particularly on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863. This battle was significant as Union forces, led by people like Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, fought to maintain control of a strategic position against Confederate attacks 1.

He also addressed the Battle at Rosebud where the Lakota, led by Crazy Horse, faced a larger and more heavily armed force of U.S. soldiers. This battle occurred as part of the Great Sioux War in 1876, showing tactical adaptations by the Lakota under significant pressure 2.

Additionally, the discussion included the Battle at Little Bighorn, famously known as Custer's Last Stand, where Crazy Horse and other Lakota warriors faced U.S. troops. This confrontation was a pivotal moment in the same war 3.

Battle for Little Roundtop

Explore the heroic and gruesome battle for Little Roundtop during the Civil War, as Jocko delves into the context and significance of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain's message that we must never forget. Discover the strategic movements and intense combat that took place on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, as Chamberlain and his troops fought to hold the left flank of the Union line on Little Roundtop.

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Jocko Podcast 393 : 4th of July 1863

These battles illustrate different contexts and opponents, each highlighting significant historical and tactical elements in their respective conflicts.