History May 20, 2018 at 08:32 am

6 key Afro-Cubans who fought during Cuba’s liberation struggle

Mildred Europa Taylor | Head of Content

Mildred Europa Taylor May 20, 2018 at 08:32 am

May 20, 2018 at 08:32 am | History

He was a founding member of the Independent Party of Colour

Pedro Ivonnet

The Cuban of Haitian descent fought alongside General Antonio Maceo and later helped found the Independent Party of Colour with Evaristo Estenoz and others.

He was killed while attempting to escape in the Massacre of 1912. He was promoted to General before his death.

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