Battle of Chustenahlah

This site 3.5 miles N.W. is where Col Jas. McIntosh, 2nd Ark. Mtd. Rifles, routed loyal Union Indian forces, Dec. 26, 1861. The battle opened with fire fro the Indian line on Patriot's Hill, 2 mi S.W. The loyal Union Indians finally fled to Kansas. Oklahoma Historical Society 167-1995.
On Hwy-20 (W C Rogers Blvd) west of Skiatook, Oklahoma. (Just west of the Osage Casino)
Exploring Oklahoma History
Exploring Oklahoma History

* photos provided by Dennis McGill