US forces under Zachary Taylor defeat Mexicans at Palo Alto (39 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

At the Battle of Palo Alto, US forces under the command of Zachary Taylor defeat a larger army of Mexican troops. The following day, the Mexicans are also defeated at Resaca de la Palma as they attempt to retreat.

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Editors. "US forces under Zachary Taylor defeat Mexicans at Palo Alto". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18097, accessed 18 August 2017.]

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