William Alexander Morgan

William Alexander Morgan

Birth
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death 11 Mar 1961 (aged 32)
Havana, La Habana, Cuba
Burial Havana, Municipio de La Habana Vieja, La Habana, Cuba
Memorial ID 6392190 · View Source
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Adventurer. American citizen who traveled to Cuba to fight in the Cuban Revolution under Fidel Castro. When Castro turned to Communism, Morgan denounced him. Morgan was executed by firing squad on March 11, 1961 for allegedly running guns to anti-Communist guerillas. He was buried in a cemetery in Cuba. The Cuban government has promised to find his remains and return them to his widow in Toledo, Ohio.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 4 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6392190
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Alexander Morgan (19 Apr 1928–11 Mar 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6392190, citing Cementerio de Cristóbal Colón, Havana, Municipio de La Habana Vieja, La Habana, Cuba ; Maintained by Find A Grave .