Robert Gould Shaw and the Fifty-fourth Regiment Memorial Destroyed During Boston Protests

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Riders defaced glory monument to black civil war soldiers in Boston riders in Boston deface the shot fifty four regiment memorial to black soldiers in the civil war as a black lives matter protest moves to the city on Sunday The Boston Globe reported morals and three the city's major parks were hit with graffiti and vandalism Sunday night after tensions mounted between demonstrators and police following a day mostly peaceful protests one of those memorials the globe noted was the monument to the fifty fourth one the memorials targeted by vandals was the Robert Gould Shaw and the fifty fourth regiment memorial which was unveiled a hundred and thirty seven years ago Sunday and he picks a pioneering group of black soldiers marching into battle during the civil war the most acclaimed piece of sculpture on Boston Commons it's the Robert Gould show in Massachusetts fifty fourth

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