Sep 14

On This Day-September 14th

Friday, September 14, 2018 7:54 AM

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The garrison of Aparri from the USS Newark after the surrender

The garrison of Aparri from the USS Newark after the surrender in December 1899. (NHHC)

On this day in 1899 during the Philippine Insurrection Campaign, the gunboat, USS Concord, and the monitor, USS Monterey, capture two insurgent schooners at Aparri, Philippine Islands.

Learn more about the Philippine Insurrection and the U.S. Navy’s role from these articles featured in Proceedings.

April 1904

https://www.usni.org/magazines/proceedings/1904-10/operations-navy-and-marine-corps-philippine-archepelago-1898-1902

March 1938

https://www.usni.org/magazines/proceedings/1938-03/philippine-insurrection

 Surrender to Captain McCalla, 21 December 1899, in plaza of Abarri (NHHC)

Surrender to Captain McCalla, 21 December 1899, in plaza of Abarri (NHHC)