After Custer and the seventh Cavalry are cleared out by Indians, everybody anticipates the most noticeably awful. Capt. Nathan Brittles is requested out on the lookout but at the same time he’s needed to bring Abby Allshard, spouse of the Fort’s chief, and her niece, the pretty Olivia Dandridge, who are being cleared for their own security. Brittles is a couple of days from retirement and Olivia has grabbed the attention of two of the youthful officials in the Company, Lt. Rock Cohill and second Lt. Ross Pennell. She’s taken to wearing a yellow strip in her hair, a sign that she has a playmate in the Cavalry, however won’t say for whom she is wearing it.