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A Mexican firing squad executes French adventurer Gaston Raousset in Guaymas, Sonora

Count Gaston de Raousset Boulbon, detail
08/12/1854
A Mexican firing squad executed French adventurer Gaston Raousset in Guaymas, Sonora, the port city where both of his failed filibustering expeditions began. (By Brian Bockelman)
Source Citation: 
David F. Marley, Wars of the Americas: A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the New World, 1492 to the Present (Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO, 1998), 522.

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