Colonel Alexander Doniphan’s Epic March in Mexico, 1846-1847
Isolated from every other branch of the army, barred by intervening deserts from all communication with the government…
by guest contributor: Benjamin J. Swenson
Image: U.S. Army occupation of Mexico City in 1847
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