Category:Moncada Barracks

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English: The Moncada Barracks — in Santiago de Cuba, the site of an armed attack by a small group of revolutionaries led by Fidel Castro, Raúl Castro, and Abel Santamaría on 26 July 1953.
  • This armed attack, though a failure, is widely accepted as the beginning of the Cuban Revolution.
  • The bullet holes were recreated in the facade following the revolution's success in 1959. Housing the present day 26 of July Historical Museum.
Español: Cuartel Moncada — un edificio docente, antiguo cuartel militar, ubicado en Santiago de Cuba, Cuba.
  • El cuartel Moncada adquirió relevancia histórica el 26 de julio de 1953 cuando un grupo de 135 guerrilleros antibatistianos divididos en tres columnas comandadas por Fidel Castro, Raúl Castro, y Abel Santamaría realizan el asalto al mismo.