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Nacori, Sonora

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Nácori Chico is a small town in the east of the Mexican state of Sonora.

In 1886, Mexican Army militia fought Americans and Apaches sixty miles north of the town in an incident known as the Crawford Affair. During the battle, American Captain Emmet Crawford was killed and his death nearly sparked a war between Mexico and the United States.