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Arkansas postcard past

Posted: August 2, 2014 at 1:52 a.m.

Veracruz, 1914 A sniper is taken into custody following the shooting of a sailor from the battleship USS Arkansas. U.S. forces attacked and occupied the Mexican port city of Vera Cruz Veracruz in response to the arrest of nine American sailors. Two sailors from the Arkansas’ crew were killed in combat. Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

Veracruz, 1914

A sniper is taken into custody following the shooting of a sailor from the battleship USS Arkansas. U.S. forces attacked and occupied the Mexican port city of Veracruz in response to the arrest of nine American sailors. Two sailors from the Arkansas' crew were killed in combat.

Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

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