cinco de mayo

by emily mcguire

history

this holiday celebrities the mexicans army's 1862 victory over France. this battle happened in the town of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican war of 1861-1867. Bentio Juárez was the president of Mexico at the time. He got a rag tag army together to defend the capital. They where lead by general ignacio zaragoza. the mexicans won this battle

happy cinco de mayo

what i like!

Would you like to celebrate Cinco de Mayo? If so how ,or why not?

my family alway celebrate it cause it a nice way to remember our heritage because we don't live close to them.