Buffalo Soldier Monument dedicated at Fort Leavenworth

November 1992
American History Illustrated;Nov/Dec92, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p16
Discusses the dedication of a monument at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas in July, by General Colin Powell, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, to the memory of the members of the all-black Ninth and Tenth US Cavalry regiments. Situated on the spot where the Tenth Cavalry first bivouacked, the monument features a fourteen-foot-high bronze figure of a mounted cavalryman, twin reflecting pools, and a landscaped garden.


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