He fought against the Moros in the Philippines in 1909 earning the nickname "The Pig". Rodgers inaugurated a system of burying all dead juramentados in a common grave with the carcasses of slaughtered pigs. The Mohammedan religion forbids contact with pork; and this relatively simple device resulted in the withdrawal of juramentados to sections not containing a Rodgers.Grant SIGNED President Military Appointment Civil War Gen. He fought against the Moros in the Philippines in 1909 earning the nickname "The Pig" It was Colonel Alexander Rodgers of the 6th Cavalry who accomplished by taking advantage of religious prejudice what the bayonets and Krags had been unable to accomplish. Medal of Honor winner Colonel Frank West buried three pigs with three Muslim terrorists after the murder of an American officer.
He appears to have done so with the approval of General Pershing. Some stories mention Colonel Alexander Rodgers of the 6th Cavalry becoming so celebrated for it that he was known to Moro Muslims as The Pig. One contemporary account does describe him burying a pig with the corpse of a Muslim terrorist who had murdered an American soldier. TO SEE ALL THE BOOKS WE HAVE FOR SALE!!!
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