Mexican & American war
San Patricio Batallion, Former U.S army
I am from Ireland and i joined the U.S army.I started as a drill master at the west point in this location men were trained to become soldiers.
Later on i was sent to Mexico to invade there country,i did not like this because this reminded me of my country and there difficulties.
I suddendly supported the Mexican army.
About 260 soldiers joined me, as a Mexican soldier.
Invading the Mexican Territory
Churched,schools,homes were burned down.
The use of weapons
The Americans had better and more sophisticated weapons.