Re: A Jew from Romania in the Spanish American War ? #general

Robert Israel <israel@...>

In article < f4.4edf05eb.2f91341b@... >, < RavADS@... > wrote:

I am researching a rather strange story my father told me about my
grandfather: That my great-grandfather fought and died in the Spanish American
Is there any reason to believe that a Jew >from Romania would somehow end up
in that war?
Why not? If the Jew had emigrated to the US and was a male in the right
age group, he might well have joined up. The army was not an exclusive

Are there lists of those killed in the Spanish American war? On either
On the American side, you might start with
< >.
I don't know about the Spanish side.

Robert Israel
Vancouver, BC, Canada

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