The Battle of Chapultepec: Capturing the Mexican Capital in 1847
Siege of Vera Cruz 1847 Mexican-American War detailed battle map McClellan Patterson Worth Twigg
Siege of Veracruz
Veracruz (2007 Remaster)
The Battle of Veracruz was a 20-day siege of the key Mexican beachhead seaport of Veracruz, during the Mexican–American War. Lasting from March 9–29, 1847, it began with the first large-scale amphibious assault conducted by United States military forces, and ended with the surrender and occupation of the city. U.S. forces then marched inland to Mexico City.