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They based the movie "Glory" on this guy
This scene depicts Black volunteer soldiers and their white colonel as they set off for battle against the Confederate Army in 1863. See more great African American contributions:
if you concentrate, you can still smell matthew broderick.
The back of the statue features a draining fountain. Check it out.
Watch "Glory" to learn about Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Regiment. Great film.