The Mexican War

Click on the pictures

.Recruitment poster. New Hampshire Volunteer Militia on parade in 1846.

Gen. Scott leaves Puebla for Mexico City.

U.S. soldiers. U.S. cavalry burn supplies at Agua Nueva.

U.S. troops killing 17 guerrillas. An American sutler gets whipped for selling liquor to the troops. 

American soldiers dance with Mexican women at a fandango. Flag of the 4th Regiment of Illinois Volunteers.