Wreckage of the USS MAINE
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US Navy battleship that sunk after a mysterious explosion in Havana Harbor
Havana, Cuba, 15 February 1898
Sent to protect US interests during the Cuban revolt against Spain, she exploded suddenly and without warning; sinking quickly and killing nearly three quarters of her crew.
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The cause of the Maine’s sinking remains the subject of speculation. +