Inscription and Notes:
Photos courtesy of and used with permission of Anthony L. Powell.
Military Service: Spanish American War
Ga. Cpl. 9th Cavalry (Buffalo Soldiers)
Sol Sanford photos
The first photo is from 1909, and Sol is wearing the medal for service during the Spanish American war and also the Sharpshooter medal. The second photo is of his troop taken in San Francisco in 1900 just before the movement of the regiment to the Philippine Islands. Sol is standing right behind the older white officer (front center of photo).
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