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Ensign Worth Bagley (1874–1898)

Taken: 1894
Caption: Ensign Worth Bagley (1874–1898)
Additional Description: Born in Raleigh in 1874, Ensign Bagley was the first American naval officer killed in the Spanish-American War. Bagley, the executive officer of the torpedo ship U.S.S. Winslow, was killed May 11, 1898, by a shell from Spanish shore batteries at Cardenas Bay, Cuba.
Submitted: March 20, 2011, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..
Database Locator Identification Number: p147569
File Size: 0.055 Megabytes


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