José de San Martín
José Francisco de San Martín (25 February 1778 – 17 August 1850), known simply as José de San Martín ([xoˈse ðe san marˈtin]), was an Argentine general and the prime leader of the southern part o...
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Early life of José de San Martín
José de San Martín was an Argentine general and the prime leader of the southern part of South America's successful struggle for independence from Spain.
Juan García del Río, close friend of San M...
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Military career of José de San Martín in Spain
José de San Martín was an Argentine-born general who moved to Spain during his childhood. He served in the Spanish army from 1789 to 1811, fighting in the Peninsular War. In 1811, he returned to South...
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Battle of San Lorenzo
The Battle of San Lorenzo was fought on February 3, 1813 in San Lorenzo, Argentina, then part of the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata. A Spanish Royalist force under the command of Antonio Zaba...
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Army of the North
The Army of the North (Spanish: Ejército del Norte), contemporaneously called Army of Peru, was one of the armies deployed by the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata in the Spanish American wa...
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Army of the Andes
The Army of the Andes (Spanish: Ejército de los Andes) was a military force created by the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata (Argentina) and mustered by general José de San Martín in his cam...
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Crossing of the Andes
The Crossing of the Andes was one of the most important feats in the Argentine and Chilean wars of independence, in which a combined army of Argentine soldiers and Chilean exiles invaded Chile leadi...
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Battle of Chacabuco
The Battle of Chacabuco, fought during the Chilean War of Independence, occurred on February 12, 1817. The Army of the Andes of the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata led by General Captain José ...
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Second Battle of Cancha Rayada
The Second Battle of Cancha Rayada (March 16, 1818), (also known as the Surprise of Cancha Rayada) was fought in Chile between South American patriots and Spanish royalists, during the South American ...
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Battle of Maipú
The Battle of Maipú (Spanish: Batalla de Maipú) was a battle fought near Santiago, Chile on April 5, 1818 between South American rebels and Spanish royalists, during the Chilean War of Independence. T...
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Guayaquil conference
The Guayaquil Conference (Spanish: Conferencia de Guayaquil) was a meeting that took place on July 26, 1822, in Guayaquil, Ecuador, between José de San Martín and Simón Bolívar, to discuss the fut...
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Flag of the Andes
The flag of the Andes was a flag used by Argentine patriot José de San Martín and his Army of the Andes during their famous Crossing of the Andes and their subsequent military campaigns to Chile and P...
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Regiment of Mounted Grenadiers
The Regiment of Mounted Grenadiers (Spanish: Regimiento de Granaderos a Caballo) is a name applied to Argentine Army regiments of two different time periods: a historic regiment that operated from...
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Lautaro Lodge
The Lautaro Lodge (Spanish: Logia Lautaro) was a revolutionary secret lodge active in Latin American politics in the 19th Century. It was initially known as the Lodge of Rational Knights (Spanish&...
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María de los Remedios de Escalada
María de los Remedios de Escalada (November 20, 1797 — August 3, 1823) was the wife of the leader of the Argentine War of Independence, General José de San Martín.
She was born in Buenos Aires in ...
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Cerro de la Gloria
The Cerro de la Gloria is a mountain located in Mendoza, Argentina, at the General San Martín Park. It has a huge monument to the Army of the Andes at the top. The monument was built by the Uruguayan ...
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Curved saber of San Martín
The curved saber of José de San Martín is a historic weapon used by Jose de San Martín.
The curved saber of San Martín was acquired during his stay in London, shortly after he left Spain and befor...
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Yatasto relay
The Yatasto relay (Spanish: Posta de Yatasto) was the handover of the command of the Army of the North by Manuel Belgrano to José de San Martín, in January 1814, during the Argentine War of Indepe...
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Rosa Campuzano
Rosa Campuzano Cornejo was an activist affiliated with the cause of freedom in the struggle for the independence of Peru, born in Guayaquil, Viceroyalty of Peru on April 13, 1796 and died in Lima in 1...
Order of the Liberator General San Martín
The Order of the Liberator General San Martin (Spanish: Orden del Libertador General San Martín) is the highest decoration in Argentina.The Grades are:
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Historia de San Martín y de la emancipación sudamericana
Historia de San Martín y de la emancipación sudamericana (Spanish: History of San Martín and the South American emancipation) is a biography of José de San Martín, written by Bartolomé Mitre in 18...
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Maitland Plan
Maitland Plan (Spanish, Plan de Maitland), refers to a plan created by Scottish Major General Thomas Maitland in 1800. The plan was titled Plan to capture Buenos Aires and Chile, and then emancipate P...
Later life of José de San Martín
The later life of José de San Martín (national hero of Argentina) documents the life of San Martín after his retirement from the Spanish American wars of independence. He met Simón Bolívar at the Guay...
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San Lorenzo march
The San Lorenzo march is an Argentine military march, whose lyrics celebrate the role played by the Regiment of Mounted Grenadiers commanded by José de San Martín at the Battle of San Lorenzo during t...
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Historiography of the May Revolution
Historiographical studies of the May Revolution started in the second half of the 19th century in Argentina and have extended to modern day. All historiographical perspectives agree in considering the...
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The Road to Maipo
The Chilean War of Independence was an armed conflict between pro-independence Chilean criollos seeking political and economic independence from Spain and royalist criollos supporting continued allegi...
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Peninsular War
The Peninsular War (1807–1814) was a military conflict between the First French Empire and the allied powers of Spain, Britain and Portugal for control of the Iberian Peninsula during the Napoleonic W...
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San Martín National Institute
The San Martín National Institute (Instituto Nacional Sanmartiniano) is a cultural foundation in Buenos Aires dedicated to the legacy of General José de San Martín, the Liberator of Argentina, Chile, ...
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