buffalo soldiers

mykaela chambers

The education of black buffalo soldiers

"Free blacks,whether they could read and write, generally had no access to first hand or second-hand unbiased information on this relationship. Most whites who had access often didn't really care about the situation.'' (Davies) '' Over a period of time, since whites could good jobs in peacetime and even highly educated blacks usually could not, recruiters increasingly, began to enlist blacks who were more intelligent and capable than the average white soldiers.''(Davis) ''