Granville Roland Fortescue Photo

Granville Roland Fortescue

Born: Oct 12, 1875

Death: Apr 21, 1952

Birthplace: New York City

Nationality: United States

Granville Roland Fortescue

Date of Birth : Oct 12, 1875
Date of Death : Apr 21, 1952
Birth Place : New York City

Granville Roland Fortescue was an American soldier, a Rough Rider serving with his cousin, Colonel Theodore Roosevelt in Cuba, a presidential aide in the first Roosevelt administration and later, a journalist and war correspondent for the London Standard during the Rif War in 1920 Spanish Morocco. He wrote for the London Daily Telegraph during World War I and during the Spanish Civil War.

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