Buffalo Soldiers History (Video)

Video is courtesy Mr. Robert McDonald, president and executive director of the Orange County (Calif.) Black Chamber of Commerce. McDonald is also a direct descendent (father, four uncles!) of the Buffalo Soldiers and, as "Tropper" McDonald, is public relations director for the Greater Los Angeles Area Chapter - 9th and 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association.

 

For more about the 24th and the Buffalo Soldiers:

Buffalo Soldiers History (National Park Service)
Buffalo Soldiers: The Unknown Army (Texas Parks and Wildlife Community Outreach Programs), includes video
Fort Douglas Military Cemetery
Buffalo Soldiers -- Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
War Department General Order 143: Creation of the U.S. Colored Troops (1863)
Black Participation in the Spanish-American War
9th Memorial U.S. Cavalry
Buffalo Soldiers and Indian Wars
Buffalo Soldiers: The 92nd in Italy
Buffalo Soldiers: Presidio of San Francisco
Yosemite's Buffalo Soldiers
Buffalo Soldiers Continue to Inspire

Inclement Weather Alert 9-20-2019

Due to inclement weather, the main campus and the northwest Houston center will delay opening until 10 a.m. The safety of our faculty, staff and students is of the utmost concern, please exercise caution as you make your way to campus. The College of Nursing, Medical center campus will remain closed today.