Actor: "It was the largest battle we have encountered to date. More than forty horses were killed, 22 of our men were dead, and more than 150 wounded including DeSoto himself."
|Photo credit: Still frame from "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.
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