761st Tank Battalion and Allied Veterans Association


Staff Sgt. Ruben Rivers, posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor (photo credit: Anese Rivers-Woodfork. This rare color photograph was taken in 1944 at Camp Hood, Texas.)


  • Anonymous coward on 2004-Jun-30 03:52:31 Anonymous coward said

    I have heard a lot about Sgt. Rivers. but this is the first time that I had seen his picture.
    All I can say is (An American's Heroe
  • Anonymous coward on 2006-May-16 05:07:55 Anonymous coward said

    M. Smith
    Thank God for you fellas, you are heros to me.
  • Anonymous coward on 2006-Jun-03 08:05:20 Anonymous coward said

    Harlan L. Bradford, Sr., SWABS
    Our Annual Salute to the Buffalo Soldiers, "Remembering Our Forgot-ten Heroes"-1997 Souvenir Book is what all should see. SWABS, P.O. Box 715, Sierra Vista, AZ 85636.
  • Anonymous coward on 2006-Jun-08 17:31:46 Anonymous coward said

    B. Stewart
    I did not know my Uncle but I am proud that after many years he got what was long over due to him. Medal of Honor -- I will always be proud of you...
  • Anonymous coward on 2006-Aug-25 15:57:10 Anonymous coward said

    Sgt Goode United States Army

    I am very proud to walk in the shadow of the 761st Black Panthers.

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