Description

Mexican troops kill and wound American soldiers on patrol near Rio Grande beginning Mexican–American War, which leads to Mexico's cession of much of the modern-day Southwestern United States

Location

United States

Rate

Very important (8)

Sphere

Wars & Terrorism

Images

Battle of Palo Alto during the Mexican-American War, painting by Carl Nebel Battle of Buena Vista during the Mexican-American War, painting by Carl Nebel Fall of Mexico City during the Mexican-American War, painting by Carl Nebel

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