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Between 250,000 and 500,000 joined the US Armed Forces. The reason the spread is so large on the estimate is that Hispanic Americans were not classified as separate in WW-II.

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Q: What was the impact of World War 2 on Mexican Americans?
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How did the Mexican Americans contribute during World War 2?

The Mexican Americans contribute during world war 2 because of a program called Bracero and that's how they contribute during world war 2.

What did Mexican Americans do in World War 1?

Mexican Americans migrated to America to work as steel workers during World War I. They soon began to take jobs in agriculture.

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How were the expriences of African Americans Mexican Americans and Japanese Americans similar during World War 2?

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Which event surrounding world war 1 had the greatest impact on Americans?

The sinking of the Lusitania had a great impact on Americans in that it turned them against Germany.

What minority group did not serve in segregated units in World War 2?

Mexican Americans

How did Mexican-Americans support World War 2?

Many by enlisting and serving.

What started the Mexican-American war?

The mexican-american war started because of the Mexicans attacking Americans on their land too (the Americans.

What did the Americans gain from the Mexican war?

After the Mexican War the U.S.A gained the land known as Texas

What war was Mexican Americans in?

The Mexican War was fought from 1846 to 1848 during Polk's presidency.

What was the impact of World War 2 on the everyday life of the majority of Americans?

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What kind of impact did the Mexican War have on the US?

It gave us the Mexican Cession.

What was the impact of the Mexican American War?

It had a major impact on the size of the United States;

What other nationalities besides Native Americans and Blacks served the US during World War 2?

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Was an impact World War 2 had on African Americans?

It led to blacks moving to the west coast

How were Mexican Americans treated after Mexican-American war?

After the Mexican-American War, a large percentage of Mexican territory came into the United States. However, much of that land was sparsely populated, making the Mexican-American population not very high. The treaties that ended the Mexican-American war promised Mexican Americans that they would be able to hold onto their property. However, this was not often enforced and there were a number of laws passed by the States and the Federal Government that were discriminatory to Mexican Americans. By and large, Americans who were not White Anglo-Saxon Protestant were maltreated prior to the 1930s and Mexican Americans were no exception to this.

Who fought the Mexicans in the Mexican American War?

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What was the impact on the war of Cowpens?

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Did the Americans start the Mexican-American war?

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Did the cowboy style start as Mexican style?

Right. It was 'borrowed' by Americans after the Mexican-American War.

What was the involvement of Mexican-Americans in World War 2?

Between 250,000 and 500,000 served in the US Armed Forces.

Social impact of the war during World War 2?

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How did mexican americans react to discrimination and racism during and after the war?

On reaction of Mexican Americans was to form gangs to watch their neighborhoods and protect their homes.