The U.S.-Mexican War By jamie carrick

1. President James K. Polk sent John Slidell to Mexico to settle disputes. 2. The U.S. And Mexico fought over boulder lines.
3. Zachary Taylor and thousands of soldiers were sent to Texas. 4. Taylor was sent back to Washington to tell them that war had broke out.
5. Taylor won the battles of Pablo Alto and Resaca de la Palma. 6. The U.S.-Mexican war was declared on May 13, 1846.
7. John S. "Rip" Ford was recognized for their bravery and leadership. 8. Offensive is a major troop advance.
9. Some 6,000 people volunteered to fight in the war. 10. Winfield Scott was the new commander of the army.


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