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  • Name
    electronics and appliances
  • Type
    repair of electronic equipment
  • Neighborhood
    will sta
  • Street
    national Fortune 101
  • direccion
    Calle
    national Fortune 101

    Colonia
    will sta

    Ciudad
    center

    Estado
    Tabasco

    Municipio
    beautiful villa

  • Country code
    mx
  • Name
    national Fortune 101, Atasta, villahermosa, centro, Tabasco
  • hamlet
    will sta

The First Battle of Tabasco was fought during the Mexican–American War, in October 1846, in an attempt to capture cities along the Tabasco coast.

Background

Commodore David Conner of the Home Squadron, received orders from Secretary of the Navy George Bancroft to "exercise all the rights that belong to you as commander-in-chief of a belligerent squadron" in establishing a blockade of the Mexican east coast. On 14 May 1846, Conner established his base at Anton Lizardo, Veracruz and placed Veracruz, Alvarado, Tampico, and Matamoros under blockade. Commodore Matthew C. Perry was named as Conner's replacement in the fall of 1846, and suggested capturing "Tabasco", otherwise known as San Juan Bautista along the Tabasco River. On 16 Oct., Perry left Anton Lizardo with the steamboats Mississippi, Vixen and McLane and the schooners Reefer,Bonita, Nonata, and Forward. On 23 Oct., Perry captured Frontera an....

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