Brigadier General Charles Young
Brigadier General Charles Young
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Brigadier General Charles Young

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Back reads:
"See It Through"
A Legacy of Committment and Distinction
BG Charles Young
(March 12, 1864 to January 8, 1922)
The Third African-American Graduate of West Point

First National US Park Superintendent
First Black Military Attache', Haiti, Dominican Republic, & Liberia
First Black man to achieve the rank of colonel, and
Highest ranking black officer in the regular army until his death

Awarded the Spingarn Medal by the NAACP
In 1912 elected as an honorary member of
OMEGA PSI PHI FRATERNITY, INC.
"The thing then to be desired above all others is confidence with one's self..."
Charles Young.