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The hand over of the good Apache chief Geronimo to U. S military Lieutenant Charles B. Gatewood in August of 1886 delivered to an finish a fight that had began within the early years of the century, and had figured prominently within the western crusade of the Civil struggle. The phrases addressed through Gatewood to Geronimo as they met alongside the banks of Mexico's Bavispe River echoed these spoken in lots of any such assembly among effective American commander and vanquished local American.
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