|Posted By:||Lorine McGinnis Schulze|
|Subject:||Erwin Morse letter 1898 in the Navy off Cuba|
|Post Date:||March 24, 2002 at 06:04:34|
|Forum:||Spanish-American War Forum|
Past Voices: Letters Home (http://pastvoices.com/ ) has a fascinating letter from Erwin Morse to his sister while serving in the Navy during the Spanish-American War, 1898
Erwin vividly describes his experiences during a battle:
"The Detroit immediately opened fire and at 5:26 a.m. the fleet bombardment was something terrible..." Erwin Alden Morse, Puerto Rico, 13 May 1898
For anyone interested this is a terrific letter to read!