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Photo #: USN 902954
Bombardment of Fort San Antonio de Abad, Malate, Philippines, 13 August 1898
Sentry from the U.S. Army First Colorado Volunteer Regiment poses before a shell hole in the fort. Damage was caused by U.S. warship gunfire, including USS Olympia's eight-inch guns.
The soldier holds a Krag rifle.
Donation of Lt. C.J. Dutreaux, USNR(Ret), 1947.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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2 April 1998