Sources disagree on how the nickname "Buffalo Soldiers" began. According to the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, the name originated with the Cheyenne ...
Mar 21, 2010
A Brief History of the Buffalo Soldiers. African Americans have served proudly in every great American war. Over two hundred thousand African American ...
of. The Civil War. The Civil War began when the Confederate army attacked Fort Sumter(the Union Army's fort) in 1861. The Buffalo Soldiers played a major role ...
It refers to their fierce fighting abilities along with the woolly texture of their hair.
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