September 2008
Military History;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p11
This article recalls a number of military events in history. Athenians and Plataeans captured bronze at Marathon in September 490 BC. Germanic tribes defeated the Roman legions at the Battle of Teutoburg Forest in 9 AD. U.S. forces under Winfield Scott captured Mexico City on September 14, 1847, effectively ending the Mexican-American War


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