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The Mexican–American War, also known as the Mexican War, was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution.

Battle of Buena Vista

Battle of Buena Vista

Battle of Molino del Rey

Battle of Molino del Rey

Bombardment at Veracruz

Bombardment at Veracruz

General Winfield Scott enters Mexico City in 1847

General Winfield Scott enters Mexico City in 1847

Battle of Buena Vista

Battle of Buena Vista

Battle of Palo Alto

Battle of Palo Alto

Battle of Resaca de la Palma

Battle of Resaca de la Palma

Zachary Taylor, 1848

Zachary Taylor, 1848