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Author: Henry Ossian Flipper

A Colored Cadet at West Point

Henry Ossian Flipper (21 March 1856 – 3 May 1940) was an American soldier, former slave, and the first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1877, earning a commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the US Army.

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  • Publisher: Ayer Co Pub (1991)
  • ASIN: B005S0ZM9G
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