Military of Mexico
The Mexican Armed Forces (Fuerzas Armadas de México) are composed of two independent entities:The Army and Navy have two separate government departments, the National Defense Secretariat and the Naval...
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Mexican Army
The Mexican Army (Spanish: Ejército Mexicano) is the combined land and air branch and largest of the Mexican Armed Forces; it is also known as the National Defense Army. It was the first army to a...
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Mexican Navy
The Mexican Navy is one of the two independent Armed Forces of Mexico. The actual naval forces are called the Armada de México. The Secretaría de Marina (SEMAR) (English: Naval Secretariat) includes b...
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Mexican Naval Infantry
The Naval Infantry Force (Spanish: 'Fuerza de Infantería de Marina') are the marine corps and amphibious infantry force of the Mexican Navy. The main task of the Infantería de Marina is to guarant...
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Maritime Search and Rescue (Mexico)
The Mexican Maritime Search and Rescue is the Mexican Navy's SAR Unit, it is responsible for improving the quality and effectiveness of the Navy's response to Mexico's maritime emergencies. The Mexica...
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Mexican Air Force
The Mexican Air Force (FAM) (Spanish: Fuerza Aérea Mexicana) is the primary aerial warfare service branch of the Mexican Armed Forces. It is a component of the Mexican Army and depends on the National...
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Military history of Mexico
The military history of Mexico consists of several millennia of armed conflicts within what is now that nation's territory and includes activities of the Mexican military in peacekeeping and combat re...
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Army ranks and insignia of Mexico
This is a table of the ranks and insignia of the Mexican Army. Spanish language ranks are in italics, with English translation. Rank insignia of the Mexican Air Force and Mexican Army are identical, ...
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Mexican-American War
The Mexican–American War, also known as the Mexican War, the U.S.–Mexican War or the Invasion of Mexico, was an armed conflict between the United States and the Centralist Republic of Mexico (which be...
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Felix A. Sommerfeld
Felix A. Sommerfeld (May 28, 1879 – after 1930) was a German secret service agent in Mexico and the United States between 1908 and 1919. He was chief of the Mexican Secret Service under President...
Naval ranks and insignia of Mexico
This is a table of the ranks and insignia of the Mexican Navy. Spanish language ranks are in italics. Ranks of the Mexican Air Force and Mexican Army are almost identical. Rank insignia have the exec...
Naval ranks and insignia of Mexico - Wikipedia
San Lucas Military Airstrip
San Lucas Military Airstrip (IATA: N/A) is the military dirt airstrip located at Military Camp Number 40-C, located in San Lucas, 5 km South of Santa Rosalía, Municipality of Mulegé, Baja California S...
Miguel Henríquez Guzmán
Miguel Henríquez Guzmán (Piedras Negras, Coahuila; August 4, 1898 - Mexico City; August 29, 1972) was a Mexican politician and military officer.
Henríquez Guzmán rose through the military ranks du...
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Mérida Initiative
The Mérida Initiative (also called Plan Mexico by critics, in reference to Plan Colombia) is a security cooperation agreement between the United States and the government of Mexico and the countries o...
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Secretariat of National Defense (Mexico)
The Mexican Secretariat of National Defense (Spanish: Secretaría de la Defensa Nacional, SEDENA) is the government department responsible for managing Mexico's Army and Air Forces. Its head is the...
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Aztec warfare
Aztec warfare concerns the aspects associated with the militaristic conventions, forces, weaponry and strategic expansions conducted by the Late Postclassic Aztec civilizations of Mesoamerica, includi...
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Puerto Cortés Airstrip
Puerto Cortés Airstrip is the military dirt airstrip of Puerto Cortés Naval Base, located on the East side of Isla Santa Margarita, on the coast of Magdalena Bay, in the Mexican state of Baja Califor...
Escuadrón 201
The 201st Fighter Squadron (Spanish: Escuadrón Aéreo de Pelea 201) was a Mexican fighter squadron, part of the Mexican Expeditionary Air Force that aided the Allied war effort during World War II....
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Fernando Hernández Vega
Fernando Hernández Vega (1914–1988) was a Mexican military aviator. He was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, on 1 October 1914 and died in Mexico city on April 8, 1988.
He was educated in El ...
Soldaderas
Soldaderas were female soldiers who went into combat alongside men during the Mexican Revolution, which initially broke out in opposition to the conservative, authoritarian Díaz regime. The term is d...
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