General George Armstrong Custer

as portrayed by Living Historian
Rick Williams

George Armstrong Custer is one of the most enigmatic and controversial figures in American military history. Custer's rapid rise in rank during the Civil War was credited to his unequaled bravery, leadership and élan, but his Civil War years were overshadowed by the events surrounding his death at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876.

Living Historian and Civil War cavalry reenactor Rick Williams has researched Custer's Civil War years and has made this time period the primary focus of his presentation. This website will provide you with an abbreviated history of Custer's life, information on Rick's reenacting career, programs Rick offers and links to more resources

To learn more about Custer's Civil War years and Rick Williams' presentations, availability and schedule, you are ordered to draw sabers and select your objective...