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Who Were the Buffalo Soldiers?

The lineup of soldiers. The Buffalo soldiers were key in taming the west. They were named this by the Native Americans because of their hair.

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Buffalo Chicken Bites

Delicious bite-sized Buffalo Chicken Wing Bites - soft flaky dough stuffed with buffalo chicken and topped with butter and cheese and served with a tasty Bleu Cheese Ranch Dressing.

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Colonel Charles Young was a distinguished Buffalo Soldier and the first African-American superintendent of a national park. Obama honored him with a national monument in Xenia, Ohio, the Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument

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8 Facts About Cathay Williams, Female Buffalo Soldier

"Female Buffalo Soldier" by John Jones. This art print is supposed to be the legendary Cathay Williams, the only female Buffalo Soldier.

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Cathay Williams - Became the first and the only known female Buffalo Soldier. Enlisting in the US Regular Army 1866 at St. Louis, Missouri for a three year engagement, passing herself off as a man. She is the first African American female to enlist, and the only documented to serve in the United States Army posing as a man under the pseudonym, William Cathay.

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