"The Rough Riders" was a nickname for the 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry, a unit created in 1898 to fight the Spanish-American War. Its first leader was Colonel Leonard Wood, ...
The Rough Riders is the name bestowed on the 1st United States Volunteer
Cavalry, one of three such regiments raised in 1898 for the Spanish–American
Rough Riders. The most famous of all the units fighting in Cuba, the "Rough
Riders" was the name given to the First U.S. Volunteer Cavalry under the
" at Sagamore Hill, Long Island, NY
" at Sagamore Hill, Long Island, NY.
At the annual, free celebrations at Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay , NY, visitors are treated to an exciting Rough Riders
reenactment by the Nassau-Suffolk Horsemen’s Associati... More »
Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders July 1, 1898. Before becoming President
of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt was the Assistant Secretary of the ...
Undersecretary of the Navy Theodore Roosevelt resigns to form a volunteer
militia unit called "The Rough Riders" to fight in the Spanish American War.
A brief history of the 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry (Rough Riders) in the
Spanish American War.
Roosevelt's chronicles of adventures, triumphs, and defeats with his Rough
Riders in the Spanish-American War.