jan 17, 1873 - January 17, 1873: First battle of the Stronghold
US troops had tried to advance on the stronghold. they were stopped by fog. With great positions, the Modoc attacked troops advancing for the east and west. A retreat was ordered at the end.
Outcome: Indian victory. The US army had 35 killed soldiers, and 5 officers and 20 enlisted men wounded. The Modoc suffered no casualties.
Importance: it was the First battle at the Stronghold.
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