Source: Lewiston Daily Sun
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “At Gibraltar”
City of publication: Lewiston, Maine
Date of publication: 20 September 1901
Volume number: 9
Issue number: none
|“At Gibraltar.” Lewiston Daily Sun 20 Sept. 1901 v9: p. 7.|
|William McKinley (death: international response); William McKinley (death: government response); William McKinley (mourning).|
Gibraltar, Sept. 19.—All the flags
were half masted today and the channel squadron, the United States training
ship Alliance, the German training ship Charlotte and the land batteries fired
a salute of 21 guns in honor of the late President McKinley.
All the ships were flying the American ensign half mast at the main.