Mariano Escobedo

Mariano Escobedo

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Mariano Escobedo (January 16, 1826 - May 22, 1902) was a Mexican Army general and former Governor of Nuevo Le n. He was born on January 16, 1826 in Galeana, Nuevo Le n. He fought during the invasion of the United States (1846-1848) in the army with the rank of lieutenant. In 1854 he defended from the liberal rows the Plan de Ayutla that would end the dictatorship of Antonio L pez de Santa Anna.He and his friend Lieutenant Mariselo Quevedo took part in the Battle of Puebla on May 5 (the Cinco de Mayo) of 1862, in Puebla, where thanks to his value he was promoted to Brigadier. Later, he was promoted to general and organized an Army Corps which fought against the French invading troops, defeating them and capturing emperor Maximilian I in Quer taro (1867).show more

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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 191g
  • Cel Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136664879
  • 9786136664873