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Never was a victory more complete and decisive than Ayacucho.The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)|Thomas C. Dawson
On the little plain of Ayacucho, 11,600 feet above the sea, General Sucre defeated and captured the forces of the viceroy.The United States and Latin America|John Holladay Latan
The victory of General Sucre at Ayacucho terminated the struggle.The Argentine in the Twentieth Century|Albert B. Martinez
Its name was changed from Guamanga to Ayacucho by a decree of 1825.
He had to surrender to Sucre at the final battle of Ayacucho, which put an end to Castilian rule.