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Mexican War of Independence

Mexican War of Independence
Part of the Spanish American wars of independence
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Clockwise from top left: Miguel Hidalgo, José María Morelos, Embrace of Acatempan between Iturbide and Guerrero, Trigarante Army in Mexico City, Mural of independence by O'Gorman
DateSeptember 16, 1810 – September 27, 1821
(11 years, 1 week and 4 days)
LocationMexico
Result

Mexican independence

Territorial
changes
Spain loses the continental area of Viceroyalty of New Spain
Belligerents
17px 17px 17px Insurgents
20px Army of the Three Guarantees (1821)

23x15px Spain

Commanders and leaders
Miguel Hidalgo   (1810-11)
Ignacio Allende   (1810-11)
Ignacio López R.   (1810-11)
José María Morelos   (1810-15)
Vicente Guerrero (1810-21)
Mariano Matamoros   (1811-14)
Guadalupe Victoria (1812-21)
Francisco Xavier Mina   (1817)
Agustín de Iturbide (1821)
Francisco Venegas (1810-13)
Félix María Calleja (1813-16)
Juan Ruiz de A. (1816-21)
Francisco Novella (1821)
Juan O'Donojú (1821)
Strength

100,000 irregular

23,100 regular
17,000
Casualties and losses
2,000 killed