Bombardment of San Juan

Bombardment of San Juan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Bombardment of San Juan, or the First Battle of San Juan, on 12 May 1898 was an engagement of the Spanish-American War, between United States Navy warships and the Spanish fortifications of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Under the command of Rear Admiral William T. Sampson, a U.S. fleet - consisting of the battleships USS Iowa and Indiana, the cruisers USS Montgomery and Detroit, the monitors USS Amphitrite and Terror, the torpedo boat USS Porter, two unidentified auxiliary cruisers, and an unarmed collier - prepared to attack Puerto Rico.
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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136685086
  • 9786136685083