There are rarely cases like this. It happened in July 1921, in the area of Annual, a child of about 9 or 10 years old is witness to the death of his father, captain of Melilla 59 and the subsequent massacre of all his men. Without knowing how or by where, although according to some articles of the time the position is assaulted during an evacuation attempt. The enemy falls on the Spaniards, being the small direct witness of the death of his father. I was next to him at the time of the ambush and he could see how he was shot in the chest.

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