Sierra Vista in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Buffalo Soldier Legacy Plaza
Honoring the stamina, courage, and
tenacity of soldiers assigned to the
9th Cavalry Regiment • 10th Cavalry Regiment • 24th Infantry Regiment • 25th Infantry Regiment • 92nd Infantry Division • 93rd Infantry Division • 372nd Infantry Regiment (NG)
at Fort Huachuca
1892 – 1946
Marker series. This marker is included in the Buffalo Soldiers marker series.
Location. 31° 33.291′ N, 110° 21.64′ W. Marker is in Sierra Vista, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is at the intersection of Smith Avenue and Winrow Street, on the left when traveling west on Smith Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Huachuca AZ 85613, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Apache Scout Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Huachuca (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ice Hall (approx. one mile away); Counter Intelligence Corp Memorial Alvarado Hall (approx. one mile away); RC – 12G Crazyhorse (approx. 1.3 miles away); U. S. Army Mohawk (OV -1D) (approx. 1.3 miles away); Carmichael General Store/U.S. Post Office (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sierra Vista.
Also see . . . The History of the Buffalo Soldiers. Allow 6 minutes for this YouTube video giving a history of the Buffalo Soldier (Submitted on March 7, 2010.)
Additional keywords. Buffalo Soldiers
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 2,080 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 5, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.