Spanish-Cuban-American War
Battle of San Juan Hill
July 1, 1898

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Gatling guns hauled by mules arrive to turn the tide at San Juan Hill. Four Gatling guns won victory where conventional artillery failed.

Gatling guns cover the advance. Teddy Roosevelt on horse leads the charge up San Juan Hill.

U.S. troops under a heavy barrage.
    Charging uphill toward the Spanish blockhouse.