3c Rough Riders single
This Rough Riders Issue stamp features a statue of William O. (Buck) O’Neill by Solon H. Borglum. The stamp commemorates the 50th anniversary of the organization of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War. O’Neill served as captain with the Rough Riders, the First United States Volunteer Calvary, commanded by Colonel Leonard Wood and former assistant secretary of the Navy, Theodore Roosevelt.
United States; Spanish-American War; Theodore Roosevelt; Rough Riders; military; volunteer