U.S. Marines in Nicaragua in 1932. Heavy Browning Machine Gun is mounted on a car in preparation for U.S. Supervision of the

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Everett Collection Historical / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: DD77B2
U.S. Marines in Nicaragua in 1932. Heavy Browning Machine Gun is mounted on a car in preparation for U.S. Supervision of the 1932 Presidential Election and Inauguration of Liberal President Juan Sacasas. In 1933, the Marines left, and National Guard Gen. Anastasio Somoza took over the government in 1936 through a corrupt election. (BSLOC_2013_9_106)