See 10 Places Honoring Black War Heroes

These memorials celebrate our fallen men in uniform, from the Tuskegee Airmen to buffalo soldiers.

By: Akoto Ofori-Atta
Posted: May 23 2012 12:58 PM
The Root encourages respectful debate and dialogue in our commenting community. To improve the commenting experience for all our readers we will be experimenting with some new formats over the next few weeks. During this transition period the comments section will be unavailable to users.

We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your continued support of The Root.

While we are experimenting, please feel free to leave feedback below about your past experiences commenting at The Root.