mutiny on the bayou clip

December 11, 2014

On this date in 1917, thirteen black soldiers were secretly lynched at a Military camp in Texas, for their parts in a Houston race riot a few months earlier Find out more by watching this clip from the documentary, Mutiny on the Bayou’.

Rest in Peace Sgt. William C. Nesbitt, Corp. Larsen J. Brown, Corp. James Wheatley, Corp. Jesse Moore, Corp. Charles W. Baltimore, Pvt. William Brackenridge, Pvt. Thomas C. Hawkins, Pvt. Carlos Snodgrass, Pvt. Ira B. Davis, Pvt. James Divine, Pvt. Frank Johnson, Pvt. Rosley W. Young, Pvt. Pat MacWharter