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Who coined the term "Buffalo Soldier?"

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According to the article "Honoring the Buffalo Soldiers" by R.J. Spiller, the Cheyenne Indians first called the men Buffalo Soldiers.

Spiller, R.J. "Honoring the Buffalo Soldiers." American Heritage Feb/March 1992: p.84

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