The Battle of Manila Bay (Spanish: Batalla de Bahía de Manila) took place on 1 May 1898, during the Spanish–American War. The American Asiatic Squadron under Commodore George Dewey engaged and destroyed the Spanish Pacific Squadron under Contraalmirante (Rear admiral) Patricio Montojo. The battle took place in Manila Bay in the Philippines, and was the first major engagement of the Spanish–American War.

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  • The Battle of Manila Bay (Spanish: Batalla de Bahía de Manila) took place on 1 May 1898, during the Spanish–American War. The American Asiatic Squadron under Commodore George Dewey engaged and destroyed the Spanish Pacific Squadron under Contraalmirante (Rear admiral) Patricio Montojo. The battle took place in Manila Bay in the Philippines, and was the first major engagement of the Spanish–American War. The battle was one of the most decisive naval battles in history and marked the end of the Spanish colonial period in Philippine history. (en)
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  • 9 wounded
  • 1 protected cruiser damaged
  • 1 dead (due toheatstroke), and 9 wounded
  • 1 dead (due toheatstroke)
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  • Spain
  • United States
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  • 1898-05-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Decisive American victory
  • Decisive U.S. victory
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  • 1 cruiser
  • 1 transport
  • 1revenue cutter
  • 2 gunboats
  • 2gunboats
  • 2protected cruisers
  • 2transports
  • 3 gunboats,
  • 3forts
  • 4protected cruisers
  • 4unprotected cruisers
  • 6batteries
  • Engaged Forces:
  • Shore defenses
  • Unengaged Forces:
  • Engaged forces:
  • Unengaged forces:
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  • Contemporary colored print, showing in the left foreground, leading the U.S. Asiatic Squadron against the Spanish fleet off Cavite. A vignette portrait of Rear Admiral George Dewey is featured in the lower left. (en)
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  • 77 (xsd:integer)
  • or (en)
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  • Battle of Manila Bay (en)
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  • the Spanish–American War (en)
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  • Near Manila, Philippines (en)
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  • Decisive American victory (en)
  • Decisive U.S. victory (en)
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  • 2 (xsd:integer)
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  • The Battle of Manila Bay (Spanish: Batalla de Bahía de Manila) took place on 1 May 1898, during the Spanish–American War. The American Asiatic Squadron under Commodore George Dewey engaged and destroyed the Spanish Pacific Squadron under Contraalmirante (Rear admiral) Patricio Montojo. The battle took place in Manila Bay in the Philippines, and was the first major engagement of the Spanish–American War. (en)
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