Mexican Expedition

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10th Cavalry Regiment (United States) - 20th Century - Mexican Expedition
... The Punitive Expedition, officially known in the United States as the Mexican Expedition, was an abortive military operation conducted by the United ... The expedition was retaliation for Villa's invasion of the United States and attack on the village of Columbus, New Mexico in Luna County during the Mexican Revolution ... the 7th and 10th, totaling 92 troopers, attacked Mexican Federal Army troops in an engagement in the Battle of Carrizal, Chihuahua ...
142nd Field Artillery Regiment (United States) - The Mexican Expedition
... The Mexican Expedition was a military operation conducted by the United States Army against the paramilitary forces of Francisco "Pancho" Villa from 1916 to 1917 ... The expedition was in retaliation for Villa's illegal incursion into the United States and attack on the village of Columbus, Luna County, New Mexico, during ... officially refers to the campaign as "the Mexican Expedition" ...

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