Unformatted text preview: ii. Feb 1898-Havannah. US Main explodes-270 Americans lose their lives. Americans believe Spain attacked ship. iii. April 1898-McKinnley-demands end of Spanish rule. iv. June 22 nd (Cuban Shores)-July 17 th (Spain Surrenders) fighting of war occurred. v. San Juan Hill-Teddy Roosevelt-rag tag group of men against Spanish Troops. c. Peace Conference in Paris-Spanish gives Guam and Puerto Rico to US, sells Philippines and Cuba gains ‘freedom’. d. Filipino Rebels-1903 US finally gains control of Philippines. i. 1935-Philippines gains own independence. e. US now Imperial Nation....
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- Spring '09