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Cuffeytown 13 - A Buffalo Soldiers' Tale

  • Presented By: Chesapeake Public Library
  • 1100 Poindexter Street, Chesapeake, VA 23324
  • Phone: (757) 410-7100

overview

The Hampton Roads Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club presents the history of the 9th and 10th Calvary Buffalo Soldiers (the Cuffeytown 13) and tell how the Motorcycle Club was created.

The rich history of the Buffalo Soldiers and Cuffeytown is one that is filled with heroism, bravery, and strength. Cuffeytown, a small town, nestled in the heart of Chesapeake, VA. Memories of the Cuffeytown 13, US Colored Troops who fought, endured, triumphed, and died to preserve the legacy long forgotten.

American historians, community activists, and organizations work to educate and bring overdue respect to the name Buffalo Soldiers and the Cuffeytown 13 through, presentations, movies, books, and community activism. The Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club was created so members could ride their iron horses across the world and uphold the traditions and standards of African-American veterans.

Event Info

  • Presented By: Chesapeake Public Library
  • Dates: February 19, 2023
  • Location: South Norfolk Memorial Library - Meeting Room
  • Address: 1100 Poindexter Street, Chesapeake, VA 23324
  • Phone: (757) 410-7100
  • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Price: Free