Mexican Indian Wars

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Mexican Indian Wars
The Conquest of Tenochtitlan.jpg
The Conquest of Tenochtitlán, c.1675
Date 1519–1933
Location Mexico
Result Mexican Indians defeated
 Crown of Castile
Tlaxcalans (Native Allies, 1519–1821)

Various Native Mexicans

Commanders and leaders
Various Various
Various Various
Casualties and losses
Tens-of-Thousands (Spain)
Hundreds-of-Thousands (Native Allies)

The Mexican Indian Wars[1] refer to a series of conflicts fought between Spanish, and later Mexican, forces against Amerindians in what is now called Mexico. The period begins with Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire in 1519[2] and continued until the end of the Caste War of Yucatán in 1933.[3]

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