7th expedition of troops to Cuba

Compañía Trasatlántica Española collection, Séptima expedición de tropas a Cuba, c. 1895, 251/009.

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Fons: Compañía Trasatlántica Española

Num. inventory: Identification: 251/009

Title: Séptima expedición de tropas a Cuba

Object date: c. 1895

Technique and material: ink on paper


In 1895, several expeditions of troops from the Iberian Peninsula were sent to Cuba. In the seventh, 21 battalions made up of 140 soldiers each were sent. Troops were boarded at different ports on the peninsula like Cadiz, Barcelona, Valencia, Santander or Corunna.