Newsletter of the 6TH Regiment United States Colored Troops,Reenactors Inc., a.k.a. and the First Rhode Island Regiment. Our organization portrays these historic black regiments from the Civil War and American Revolution to honor their sacrifice for freedom, and educate the community about the military contributions of African-Americans during the formative years of our nation.
Oct 14, 2008
The Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site Grand Opening
Normally we only follow events and news related early Black military history, but this is a very significant development. Having met some of the surviving Tuskegee Airmen in New Jersey, I know this is a proud moment all can appreciate.