Buffalo Soldiers - Cheyenne, WY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 41° 08.721 W 104° 50.201
13T E 513704 N 4554905
This plaque explores the history of the 'Buffalo Soldiers' of which is the topic of the sculpture.
Waymark Code: WMHVYP
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 08/17/2013
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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The so-called 'Buffalo Soldiers' were African-American units created by Congress in 1866. These were segregated units. President Harry S. Truman desegregated the military on July 26, 1948. The last unit was disbanded in 1951!

Marker Name: Buffalo Soldiers

Marker Type: City

Group Responsible for Placement: Unknown

Date Dedicated: Unknown

Addtional Information: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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