Buffalo Soldiers of Ft. Bayard, New Mexico
By Janet Wasson
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A list of Buffalo Soldiers who served at Ft. Bayard, New Mexico.
Here are the Buffalo Soldiers buried at Fort Bayard National Cemetery, Grant County. This is not a complete list.
Last name           First name          Rank      Company  Regiment            Date of DeathAlexander           James               Serg't    H        10th US Cav         Oct. 1,1906Bailey              Charles D                     I        10th US Cav         Dec 19,1914Baldwin             Buster B                      L        25th US Inf         February 8,1908Ballentine          Cyrus                         D        25th US Inf         February 5,1919Bardison            George                        D        10th US Cav         May 15,1902Bartlett            Squire                        H        9th US Cav          Sept 27,1877Bettis              James               Corpl     C        9th US Cav          Oct 3, 1877Boyd                Hampton                       A        24th US Inf         June 2,1906Boyd                Thomas W                      F        24th US Inf         March 31,1895Boyer               George W                      D        24th US Inf         June 22,1894Brown               Creed                         E        24th US Inf         March 20,1893Carter              Frank                         F        25th US Inf         May 16,1913Chase               Levi                Corpl     L        9th US Cav          May 16,1905Clark               Cornelius           Corpl     E        9th US Cav          May 6,1907Clay                Matthew G                     M        9th US Cav          December 19,1916Clements            Charles F                     H        24th US Inf         July 11,1915Cunningham          George                        H        10th US Cav         Jan 29,1905Dawson              John W                        I        24th US Inf         Jan 19,1911Derchild            Joseph                        C        9th US Cav          June 13, 1879Derrick             Samuel              Serg't    C        24th US Inf         Jan 15,1892Edwards             John                          H        24th US Inf         January 23,1902Ellis               Robert                        E        24th US Inf         Mar 23,1893Evans               Elijah                        F        10th US Cav         June 20,1903Finney              Will                          M        10th US Cav         Dec. 24, 1907Forman              And'w               Corpl     D        24th US Inf         January 7, 1893Foster              Leon D                        A        9th US Cav          January 24, 1910Fowler              Arthur                                 25th US Inf         Sept 14,1917Frazier             Lewis               Serg't    D        10th US Cav         May 3,1914Frisby              J T                           G        24th US Inf         Mar 12,1906Gant                John                          H        24th US Inf         May 9,1904Gaskins             William E                     D        9th US Cav          Jul 12,1906Grant               George                        L        10th US Cav         Feb 27,1901Gray                Gilbert                       Cas Det  9th US Cav          Feb 28,1909Gray                Robert              Corpl     Band     25th US Inf         July 6,1905Green               George                        H        25th US Inf         Nov 18,1902Hampton             George W                      Band     25th US Inf         Mar 6,1903Harrison            Julius                        H        24th US Inf         June 23,1891Hawkins             William H                     L        24th US Inf         May 18,1905Henry               Oscar D                       L        24th US Inf         May 4,1901Hood                John                Serg't    E        9th US Cav          Feb 14,1907Huddleston          William                       Band     24th US Inf         Nov 10,1901Johnson             E                             C        9th US Cav          Dec 25,1878Johnson             John                          L        9th US Cav          Sept 30,1879Johnson             Thomas                        D        24th US Inf         Apr 4,1911Jones               Edmund                        E        25th US Inf         Apr 1,1905Jones               William                       F        25th US Inf         Nov 27,1898Kelley              Joseph Jr                     K        24th US Inf         Apr 14,1902Lankford            Henry                         E        25th US Inf         Oct 20,1904Lawrence            James O                       E        24th US Inf         Aug 24,1892Leonard             Thomas                        F        24th US Inf         Apr 15,1893Long                Gideon                        L        10th US Cav         Sept 15,1901Mack                William                       L        24th US Inf         Nov 5,1901Martin              John                          G        9th US Cav          Apr 17,1907Marts               Harry                         F        10th US Cav         Nov 9,1914Mason               Charles                       F        25th US Inf         June 10,1912Mason               Henry                         A        24th US Inf         Sept 29,1905Mathigley           Henry               Serg't    C        9th US Cav          June 13,1879McCalley            Wiley                         D        25th US Inf         Nov 23,1902Miles               James                         F        25th US Inf         Nov 17,1896Miller              Sylvester                     I        25th US Inf         Sept 7,1900Moore               Arthur L                      M        10th US Cav         May 9,1907Nicherson           Floyd                         F        25th US Inf         Mar 9,1899Norris              Jefferson                     M        24th US Inf         June 18,1909Raines              Henry R                       Cas Det  10th US Cav         July 17,1908Reed                Charles             Serg't    L        24th US Inf         Nov 29,1915Reed                Charles                       D        24th US Inf         Jan 22,1903Rhodes              Roy                           Band     24th US Inf         June 4,1904Robinson            James                         Cas Det  9th US Cav          Jan 30,1909Robinson            Soloman             Corpl     F        9th US Cav          Aug 11,1880Ross                Leon                          B        9th US Cav          Mar 1,1907Ross                William H                     H        10th US Cav         Feb 2,1914Russel              Solomon                       B        25th US Inf         Apr 11,1901Schwab              Charles             Chf Mus            24th US Inf         Apr 7,1893Shaw                Perry                         D        10th US Cav         Nov 21,1891Smith               G W                 Lieut              9th US Cav          Aug 19,1881Swan                Edward                        C        9th US Cav          Apr 4,1901Taylor              John                          A        25th US Inf         June 21,1867Thompson            Robert                        A        24th US Inf         Nov 4,1906Underwood           Clifford                      I        24th US Inf         Mar 17,1913Underwood           Elisha M                      B        24th US Inf         Mar 27.1913Vanleer             Percy L                       E        24th US Inf         Mar 12,1915Washington          Ernest                        A        10th US Cav         not foundWashington          John                          G        25th US Inf         Aug 22,1903Westley             L                             Cas Det  10th US Cav         Feb 8,1908White               Isaac               Serg't    F        25th US Inf         Nov 21,1909Williams            Jonas               Trumpter  E        9th US Cav          Aug 15,1903Woodward            Major                         L        9th US Cav          Aug 13,1879Worrell             William             Saddler   F        9th US Cav          Jan 4,1903Wright              James               Serg't    M        9th US Cav          Dec 12,1900Wright              Thomas                        B        9th US Cav          Feb 8,1906