In the Spring of 1898, the Buffalo Soldiers 10th Cavalry rode into the City of Lakeland, Florida on horseback. They camped along the shores of Lake Wire for almost one month in preparation for a departure to Cuba to fight in the Spanish-American War. In the year 2000, a Plaque was placed near the spot where they camped commemorating that historic visit to Lakeland , Florida.
Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club Orlando
P.O. Box 580707
Orlando, FL 32858