Battle of Palo Alto
Updated: 2/2/2021
Battle of Palo Alto

Storyboard Text

  • Stop being hostile right this second American Soldiers. This is our land.
  • General Zachary Taylor
  • General Mariano Arista
  • Captain Sam Walker
  • General Anastasio Terrejon
  • Major Ringgold
  • Battle Of Palo Alto
  • Who: These are the officers involved in the battle. The three officers above are American and the two officers below are Mexican.
  • What: When General Zachary Taylor and his troops traveled to the Rio Grande, General Mariano Arista attacked them because they were "hostile".
  • General Zachary Taylor and his men are coming here and they are being hostile. We are going to stop them!
  • When: May 8th, 1846
  • Where: Brownsville, TX
  • Why: When General Zachary Taylor was ordered to go to the Rio Grande, General Mariano Arista thought this was an act of hostility and attacked them.