Manley, Brendan
May 2010
Military History;May2010, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p11
The article highlights several historic events in the military that happened during spring including the death of Costa Rican drummer boy Juan Santamaría, the use of poison gas by German troops for the first time during the battle at Ypres, Belgium, and the signing of the Treaty of Vereeniging that ended the Second Boer War in South Africa.


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