French invervention in Mexico: Battle of Puebla, 5 May 1862 (Battle of Cinco de Mayo). The French under General Charles Lorencez were decisively by the Mexican army under General Ignacio Zaragoza. French mortar battery receiving incoming fire.

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French invervention in Mexico: Battle of Puebla, 5 May 1862 (Battle of Cinco de Mayo). The French under General Charles Lorencez were decisively by the Mexican army under General Ignacio Zaragoza. French mortar battery receiving incoming fire.
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Image ID: D98B9K
French invervention in Mexico: Battle of Puebla, 5 May 1862 (Battle of Cinco de Mayo). The French under General Charles Lorencez were decisively by the Mexican army under General Ignacio Zaragoza. French mortar battery receiving incoming fire.