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The Battle of Kettle Hill, July 1, 1898

Kettle Hill

Editor: Michael Spilling and Consultant Editor: Chris McNab The San Juan Ridge (Kettle Hill) was the last obstacle to the complete investment of Santiago, the principal port on the southern coast of Cuba. This hill was just off the southern

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Battle of Manila Bay, May 1, 1898

Manila Bay

Editor: Michael Spilling and Consultant Editor: Chris McNab The Battle of Manila Bay took place on May 1, 1898, during the Spanish–American War. The engagement was one of the most decisive naval battles in history. It marked the end of the

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