Agramonte, Ignacio

Agramonte, Ignacio

(ēgnä`syō ägrämōn`tā), 1841–73, Cuban revolutionist. He played an important part in the Ten Years War. He became (1869) an official of the revolutionary government, but, disagreeing with Carlos Manuel de CéspedesCéspedes, Carlos Manuel de
, 1819–74, Cuban revolutionist. He completed his education in Spain and there took part (1843) in a revolution led by Juan Prim. On returning (1868) to Cuba he began the revolt by proclaiming the demands of Cuban liberals.
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, resigned. For a time commander in chief of the revolutionary forces, Agramonte died in battle.
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