Around dawn on April 19, the sound of rocket fire abruptly roused Eduardo Zayas-Bazán from restless dreams. He lay in a trench with a submachine gun and a .45 on Girón Beach on Cuba's southern coast. A gray B-26 strafed Blanco's bar, a... More >>>
Courtesy of Eduardo Zayas-Bazán
Frogmen Andrés Pruna (left), Jorge Silva, Amado Cantillo, Eduardo Zayas-Bazán, Octavio Soto, and Carlos Fonts line up near a pool during their CIA-led training at an abandoned military depot shortly before the April 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion.