Buffalo Soldiers on the Western Frontier. First African American graduate of West Point First African American officer Posted to the 10 th U.S. Calvary. Henry O. Flipper. 10 th Calvary 3 rd African American graduate of West Point Highest ranking African American Officer of his time.
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1863 after a successful Civil War campaign in Louisiana
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