A bust honoring retired Gen. Colin Powell, former secretary of state and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was dedicated at a ceremony at Fort Leavenworth Friday. Powell has been a longtime champion of recognizing the legacy of the Buffalo Soldier at the post. Powell and his wife, Alma (front right), stood near the bust after the unveiling.
A bust honoring retired Gen. Colin Powell, former secretary of state and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was dedicated at a ceremony at Fort Leavenworth Friday. Powell has been a longtime champion of recognizing the legacy of the Buffalo Soldier at the post. Powell and his wife, Alma (front right), stood near the bust after the unveiling. JILL TOYOSHIBA The Kansas City Star
A bust honoring retired Gen. Colin Powell, former secretary of state and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was dedicated at a ceremony at Fort Leavenworth Friday. Powell has been a longtime champion of recognizing the legacy of the Buffalo Soldier at the post. Powell and his wife, Alma (front right), stood near the bust after the unveiling. JILL TOYOSHIBA The Kansas City Star

Colin Powell honored at Fort Leavenworth Buffalo Soldier Monument

September 05, 2014 06:38 PM

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