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This text is a compilation of genealogical information regarding 63 African-American "Buffalo Soldiers" enlisted in the U.S. Army.  The entries include biographical notes, timelines, and transcripts of documents related to service in the military and life afterward.  Index starts on page 520.

This text is a compilation of genealogical information regarding 63 African-American "Buffalo Soldiers" enlisted in the U.S. Army. The entries include biographical notes, timelines, and transcripts of documents related to service in the military and life afterward. Index starts on page 520.

The only known photograph of an African American Union soldier with his family. c1863-65.

The only known photograph of an African American Union soldier with his family. c1863-65. [2795x1908].

African American soldier in Union uniform with a rifle and revolver posing in front of painted backdrop with American flag and artillery pieces (close up shot).

African American soldier in Union uniform with a rifle and revolver posing in front of painted backdrop with American flag and artillery pieces (close up shot).

Unknown Black Confederate soldier... Confederate cemetery. Chattanooga, Tennessee. (Unknown soldiers graves are not unusual from the Civil War nor were black soldiers - they fought on both sides as did Native Americans)

Unknown Black Confederate soldier... Confederate cemetery. Chattanooga, Tennessee. (Unknown soldiers graves are not unusual from the Civil War nor were black soldiers - they fought on both sides as did Native Americans)

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