Who were the Buffalo Soldiers?
Wednesday, February 13
2 PM only
Jack Lasseter shares the incredible story of the African American soldiers who enlisted in the US Army after the Civil War. Nicknamed Buffalo Soldiers by American Indians, these men played a significant role in the American Indian Wars from 1866 to the early 1890s throughout Arizona and the Southwest. Come hear a stirring tale about American patriots who should not be lost to history.
Tickets are $5 and may be purchased any time before the presentation. Tickets are nonrefundable.
Image: NPS Photo/US Military Academy at West Point
Event Tags: African American, Buffalo Soldiers, Civil War, event, history, Jack Lasseter, presentation, Southwest, the national parks store, US Army, US history