A Roster of the

Spanish Prisoners of War

Who died while being held at the Portsmouth Navy Yard, Kittery, Maine

Courtesy of the Shipyard Museum at the Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Navy yard


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General:

The following roster, provided by the Shipyard Museum at the Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Navy yard provides information on the Spanish prisoners of war who died while being held in U.S. custody at Portsmouth. During the war, over 1,500 Spanish prisoners were held at the Navy Yard. The majority of these men were captured during the Battle of Santiago.This roster provides the following information - name, date of death, age, burial plot number, and cause of death.

The bodies of these men were returned to Spain in 1916.



The cemetery plot of the Spanish prisoners who passed away at Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The bodies have been returned to spain and the plot is now indicated with a small marker.


Roster of the Spanish Prisoners of War that Died At Portsmouth, New Hampshire:

Order of information :name - date of death, age, plot number, cause of death. The double asterisk (**) incidates that the cause of death was determined by Spanish medical officers;

D. Santiago Poxo y Poz - 16 Jul 1898, 59, 1, Paraplegia
Jose Maria Vilar Tehlmil.
Ramon Decil Romoro - 17 Jul 1898, 21, 2, Febris remittens
Anselmo Adsansa y Zuluago -  18 Jul 1898, 23, 3, Febris remittens
Miguel Llevet - 18 Jul 1898, 22, 4, D.O.A.
Isidra Becairo Rodriquez - 19 Jul 1898, Unknown, 5, Febris remittens
Fernardo Logo Martinez - 18 Jul 1898, 22, 6, Catarro gastrotifico **
Augustine Vale Canco - 19 Jul 1898, Unknown, 7, Catarro gastrotifico **
Jose Puvis Chapela - 18 Jul 1898, 22, 8, Gastritis acuta deforma tifico
Manuel Rodriguez Barrico - 18 Jul 1898, 25, 9, Disenteria  **
Jose Maria Bendino Abrumedo - 16 Jul 1898, 22, 10, Catarro gastrotifico **
Celestino Lopez Mendez - 19 Jul 1898, 22, 11, Febris remittens
Antonio Barcia Crespp - 19 Jul 1898, 23, 12, Tifus melanica **
Yeinte Suarez Ventura - 20 Jul 1898, 24, 13, Gastritis inficciona  **
Daniel Liermache Navaran - 19 Jul 1898, 22, 14, Febris remittens
Manual Carrian Carrado - 20 Jul 1898, 23, 15, Anemia paludica  **
Jose Bermudez Outelna - 20 Jul 1898, 23, 16, Tifus melanica  **
Baldemere Fernandez Parapar - 20 Jul 1898, 24, 17, Febris remittens
Francisco Diaz Ferreiro - 22 Jul 1898, 46, 18, Unknown, D.O.A.
Manual Leria Bonome - 22 Jul 1898, Unknown, 19, Febris remittens
Domingo Solome Callejo - 22 Jul 1898, 21, 20, Febris remittens
Jose Terjera Fernandez - 23 Jul 1898, 22, 21, Febris remittens
Marcellino Cuelio Fernandez - 23 Jul 1898, 23, 22, Febris remittens
Antonio Fernandez Grada - 23 Jul 1898, 20, 23, Febris remittens
Antonia Depioa Vasco - 25 Jul 1898, Unknown, 24, Febris remittens
Francisco Martinez Lopez - 29 Jul 1898, 20, 25, Febris remittens
Jose Vega Saonez - 29 Jul 1898, 23, 26, Febris remittens
Juan Perez Salvador - 30 Jul 1898, 20, 27, Febris remittens
Indaleira Rivaa Rodriguez - 6 Aug 1898, 24, 28, Febris remittens & Menigitis cerebrailis
Civiace Ochea Bringas  - 8 Aug 1898, Unknown, 29, Febris remittens
Francisco Numes Chapela - 24 Aug 1898, 23, 30, Febris remittens
Jose Maria Vilar Tohlnil - 13 Sep 1898, 24, 31, Febris remittens



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Information is courtesy of the Shipyard Museum at the Portsmouth Navy Yard


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