TITLE

Two bloody days at Buena Vista

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Robert Benjamin
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Military History;Feb97, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Battle of Buena Vista, between the United States and the Republic of Mexico. Ambushing and killing of Lieutenant John Richey by Mexican guerrillas in 1847; Major General Zachary Taylor's Army of Occupation's victories over the Mexicans at Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma. INSET: West pointers and `men of the world'..
ACCESSION #
9612193283

 

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