How Did Santa Anna Join The Mexican Army

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This the life of Santa Anna it started out when he was a child wanting to join the Mexican Army. Santa Anna was born on February 21,1794 in Jalapa.Santa Anna’s full name was Antaonio Lopez de Santa Anna Perez de Lebron.His father took position in the local government.He wanted to pursue his dream by being in the Mexican Army.He went in to the Mexican Army in June 10,1810 he was climbing ranks quickly,and was lieutenant when he was 18.He had been serving the Mexican Government various times.Santa Anna’s nickname was The Eagle in the Mexican Army.Santa Anna tried to convince many people to fight for their country no matter how old they are.He got his first wound in his left arm in 1811.July 16,1829 they had to fight to get their colony back
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