Crispus Attucks a free Black Man was the first patriot
to die in Americas Revolutionary War!
On the side of freedom from government oppression !
Crispus Attucks has been immortalized as the first casualty of the American Revolutionary War and the first African American hero. He was in the front line of a group 50 patriots defying British troops when suddenly shots were fired. Crispus was the first person shot and killed with two bullets in the chest in the historic event that became known as The Boston Massacre.
Four men died and six were wounded. As an African American patriot Crispus Attucks represents the 5,000 African American soldiers who fought for an independent America.and earned what was called white privilege see what happened to him for his bravery !