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