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Che Guevara

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Connected Sites

  • Desembarco del Granma National Park: Attacked by Batista's military soon after landing, ,,,, only 22 found each other afterwards. Guevara wrote that it was during this bloody confrontation that he laid down his medical supplies and picked up a box of ammunition dropped by a fleeing comrade, finalizing his symbolic transition from physician to combatant." (Wiki)
  • First Coffee Plantations: Sierra Maestra mountains, where he and a small group of revolutionaries survived to re-group
  • Kremlin and Red Square: "Walking through Red Square in Moscow, November 1964." Link
  • Old Havana: "In January 1959, rebels led by Che Guevara captured La CabaƱa, to use it as a headquarters and military prison for several months, while leading the Cuban revolution." Link


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