How many people died in the mexican american war?

Answer The death count for the Mexican-American War was nearly 40,000 troops. The United States lost 13,780 soldiers while the Mexican side lost an estimated 25,000 soldiers. In Mexico, the nation marks t... Read More »

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How many Mexican troops died in the Mexican-American war?

The number of Mexican troops who died during the Mexican-American War is estimated at about 25,000. Most of these deaths were the result of disease, which was rampant during the two-year conflict.S... Read More »

How many Mexicans died in the Mexican-American War?

Roughly 6,000 Mexicans died in the Mexican-American War, compared with 11,000 American casualties. The two-year war lasted from 1846 to 1848, officially ending with the signing of the Treaty of Gua... Read More »

Who was the Mexican dictator during the Mexican American War?

Prior to the war, Mexico was run by a dictator named Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna. He was deposed and sent into exile by a coalition opposed to his policies. They installed Jose Joaquin Herrera as p... Read More »

How many Mexican soldiers died at the Alamo?

The exact number of Mexican solders who died during the Battle of the Alamo is not known. Total casualties at the Alamo for Mexican soldiers both wounded and killed is around 600, while total soldi... Read More »