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Rough Riders - Wikipedia

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The Rough Riders was a nickname given to the 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry, one of ... The Rough Riders were mostly made of college athletes, cowboys, ranchers, miners, and other outdoorsmen. ...

Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders

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He resigned in 1898 to organize the Rough Riders, the first voluntary cavalry in the Spanish-American War. The U.S. was fighting against Spain over Spain's ...

Rough Riders - The World of 1898: The Spanish-American War ...

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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 leadership ...

Who were the Rough Riders, and who was their leader? | Reference ...

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"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 ...

The Soldier - Theodore Roosevelt Association

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Eventually known as Roosevelt's Rough Riders, the 1st U.S. Volunteer Cavalry ... the Rough Riders were ordered to advance towards the San Juan River.

The Rough Riders Storm San Juan Hill, 1898 - EyeWitness to History

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In the confusion surrounding their departure from Tampa, half the members of the Rough Riders were left behind along with all their horses. The volunteers ...

Rough Riders - Spanish American War

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The "Rough Riders" was formed from men from the western frontier of the United States - men who were used to life in the saddle and to the use of firearms - and ...

Roosevelt, Theodore. 1899. The Rough Riders: Appendix A. Muster ...

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The loss of the Rough Riders in enlisted men was heavier than that of any other ... None of the nine suffered as heavy a loss in enlisted men, as they were not ...

T. R. the Rough Rider: Hero of the Spanish American War ...

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The first action they saw occurred at the Battle of Las Guasimas on June 24, where the Spanish were driven away. The Rough Riders lost seven men with ...

Roosevelt's Rough Riders-1898 - New Mexico Office of the State ...

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Among them were, Teddy's Terrors, Teddy's Terriers, and the one that stuck, Roosevelt's Rough Riders. Theirs was a great story for the newspaper men who ...

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Theodore Roosevelt
Teddy Roosevelt was a weak and asthmatic child who grew up to be one of the most robust and ambitious U.S. presidents ever. A former New York City police commissioner (1895-97), author, and hero of the Spanish-American War (1898), he reluctantly accepted... More »
Born: October 27, 1858 (age 158), New York City, New York
Died: January 6, 1919