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By Ron Field

African-American squaddies performed a decisive position within the US military at the western frontier through the Plains Wars (1850-1891). First permitted through Congress in July 1866, they have been organised into cavalry and 4 infantry regiments, that have been commanded through white officials. All have been fast nicknamed the 'Buffalo squaddies' by way of their Cheyenne and Comanche enemies. those courageous infantrymen fought many local tribes through the years, together with the soldiers of Sitting Bull and Geronimo. This e-book tells the tale of those buffalo infantrymen who, until eventually the early Nineties, constituted 20 in step with cent of all energetic forces on responsibility within the American West.

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