Sir, we had a soldier killed by a
Cherokee man. He's being held in
General Scott is brought into the reality of the situation.
What the hell happened?
Major Casteel tries to make it sound insignificant.
The man's wife claims Corporal
Conroy molested her. Conroy and
her husband, Paul Deerinwater,
fought. Our man was killed.
The General is blunt. He wants answers.
Were there other witnesses?
The major still wants it to remain insignificant.
No sir, the two soldiers with him
were away from where it happened.
The General is concerned.
Is Deerinwater in custody?
The major is still soft pedaling the issue.
Yes sir. It is not a problem. I’ll
General Scott makes a decision that it is just routine.
All right handle it, Major Casteel.
The major salutes and rides back to his troops. Colonel