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Spanish American War

  • Aired: 09/17/2013
  • 04:21
  • Rating: NR
On February 15, 1898, in Havana Harbor Cuba, an explosion destroyed an American Battleship, killing 266 men on board. The United States subsequently declares war on Spain. The war lasted 13 weeks, and during victory negotiations, the U.S. acquires Puerto Rico.
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In 1898 the U.S. declares war on Spain after a blast destroys the battleship, USS Maine
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