Ambrosio Feijoo Pardiñas

Category: Military man
Birth Date: 4th September 1861 (†10th July 1961)
Birth Place: Camariñas (A Coruña)

In 1880, he entered the Academy of Infantry in Toledo, where he got the rank of second lieutenant. Since then, he dedicated his life to the Army and took part in the war of Cuba and Morocco. In 1918, he promoted to the rank of general. At the beginning of the National Movement in 1936, he was offered the management of the Falangist Movement in A Coruña but he refused.

 Other Interesting Aspects

He was very keen on phylately and gathered one of the most important stamp collections in Galicia. He was the president of the Red Cross in A Coruña for many years.