TITLE

Lacking lawyers, but with more ample guns and money, Lee Christmas did more than hide in Honduras

AUTHOR(S)
Voynick, Stephen M.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2004, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Leon W. Christmas, a brigadier general in the Honduran army and the chief of police of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Information on how Christmas came to Honduras; Description of the assault on Tegucigalpa made by Manuel Bonilla, president of Honduras and Christmas in 1903; Weapon of choice of Christmas; Details of how Christmas and Bonilla won the battle of La Ceiba in Honduras; Contributions of Christmas to the economy of Honduras.
ACCESSION #
12795050

 

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