Tuesday, March 16, 2010
We did a new show (#5) today, the topic's included St. Patrick's Day and Irish / Irish American contribution's to the U.S. Military, Cuba ect., You can listen by clicking here http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cuba-libre-172/2010/03/17/sons-of-spanish-american-war-veterans-cuba-libre-camp-172-show-5, We hope you enjoy it.
Owen McFarr was the U.S. Consul in Cienfuegos, Cuba, in 1898. He was from Tennessee.
Friday, March 5, 2010
Andrew J. Cummings (born Alexandria, Indiana) was a Sgt. in Company F, 10th U.S. Infantry and recieved the Medal of Honor, for action's on July 1st, 1898, at Santiago De Cuba. He recieved the Medal of Honor "for gallantly assisting in the rescue of the wounded while under heavy enemy fire".