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Zacatecas, bottom to top

One of the claims to fame of Zacatecas is that at one time it had the richest silver producing mine in the Americas, namely the Mina El Eden or Eden Mine. 269 palabras más

Colonia Dublan & The Punitive Expedition

The Punitive Expedition’s pursuit of Pancho Villa’s forces consisted of two phases: the active pursuit phase that saw American forces penetrating some 500 miles into Northern Mexico, reaching as far south as… 458 palabras más


Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce sounds like someone I would love to have a conversation with. He was intelligent, a satirist, journalist, writer and critic – and he lived through a tumultuous period of American history. 298 palabras más


Order of Battle - The Punitive Expedition 1916

So, exactly what units actually were on the Punitive Expedition? The list below should answer that question:


5 Cavalry

7 Cavalry

10 Cavalry

11 Cavalry… 139 palabras más


Favorite Books (2): Insurgent Mexico by John Reed

Before John Reed chased down the Russian Revolution and wrote his eyewitness account in Ten Days That Shook the World, he rode with the legendary Pancho Villa in 1914, during the Mexican Revolution. 522 palabras más


100th Anniversary of Pancho Villa's Raid on Columbus, New Mexico - March 12, 2016

March 9, 2016 will mark the 100th anniversary of Pancho Villa’s raid on Columbus New Mexico. This raid on Camp Furlong and the U.S. 13th Cavalry Regiment sparked The Punitive Expedition. 262 palabras más