The Wall, Our Borders, and the Trump Shutdown » David Offutt at Pancho Villa SP July 1988_0001

David Offutt at the Pancho Villa State Park, southwest of Columbus, New Mexico (July 1988): Pancho Villa led a raid from Mexico into Columbus in 1916. President Woodrow Wilson, without the government of Mexico’s approval, sent General John J. Pershing with a punitive force into Mexico in a futile effort to capture the bandit. Mexico’s president eventually ordered the US troops to withdraw.

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