Posted By:Simmons
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Subject:Re: Brazil??
Post Date:March 30, 2008 at 20:30:41
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/spanishamericanwar/messages/683.html
Forum:Spanish-American War Forum
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Go to this website and scroll down to the search box and type in Brazil. Seems the U.S.S. Detroit was sent to Brazil abt 1894 before the SpA war to protect American interests when revolutionary riots broke out. Could be your ancestor died before the war.

http://www.spanamwar.com/