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A day at San Jacinto in 1836

Joe E. Ericson

A day at San Jacinto in 1836

the battle and related events

by Joe E. Ericson

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Published by Ericson Books in [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • San Jacinto, Battle of, Tex., 1836,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoe E. Ericson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF390 .E65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25395075M
    LC Control Number2012374018
    OCLC/WorldCa231852533

    Eric Beggs/Archives Division, Texas State Library. The final battle of the Texas revolution, the Battle of San Jacinto was fought on Ap In a surprise attack, Texas forces defeated a Mexican army, thereby ensuring the success of American settlers in Texas in their war for independence from Mexican troops, led by General Antonio López de Santa .   On the San Jacinto plain between Buffalo Bayou and the San Jacinto River, at about 3 p.m. on Ap , Gen. Sam Houston began forming his army for a long-awaited assault on the superior.

    Notes Before Battle of San Jacinto, Ap , courtesy Andrew Jackson Houston Papers, Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Austin. Following the victories of .   I visited the San Jacinto battleground in January , and today the battlefield is much different than in The Alamo movie included San Jacinto at the end, and I became interested in the battle but did not know of any books written on it. Until I discovered Eighteen Minutes.

    Name. The origin of the "Twin Sisters" moniker is debated. The first documented use of the name comes from a letter by President of the Republic of Texas, David G. Burnet 92 days after the Battle of San Jacinto. It was written on J and published in the Telegraph and Texas Register (Columbia, TX Vol. 1, No. 27, Ed. Alphabetical List of San Jacinto Veterans. Lists are composites from Baker's Texas Scrapbook, Kemp and Kilman's The Battle of San Jacinto, Dixon and Kemp's The Heroes of San Jacinto, John Henry Brown's History of Texas, Stephen Moore's Eighteen Minutes and diverse sources including family histories and correspondents suggestions.


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XX [From Wikipedia] The Battle of San Jacinto (Spanish: Batalla de San Jacinto), fought on Apin present-day Houston, Texas, was the decisive battle of the Texas Revolution. San Jacinto Day is the celebration of the Battle of San Jacinto on Ap It was the final battle of the Texas Revolution where Texas won its independence from Mexico.

San Jacinto Day; Spectators watch the battle reenactment at the festival. Observed by: Texas:Date: April San Jacinto Day is a day of state pride for Texans in the United States on April 21 each year.

It commemorates the Battle of San Jacinto between the Texan army and Mexican forces, which took place on Ap The battle was a turning point for Texas' independence from : State holiday Texas.

Aside from Texans, few Americans today have heard of the Texas Revolution ofin which Texas gained its independence from Mexico; this confused book, which deals largely with the final and decisive battle of this ""unique and very complex revolution,"" the battle of San Jacinto, will do little to dispel their ignorance.

Settlement of Texas began in when, with the. Battle of San Jacinto: April From March to May, Mexican forces once again occupied the Alamo. For the Texans, the Battle of the Alamo became a symbol of heroic resistance and a rallying cry.

When is San Jacinto Day. San Jacinto is a state holiday in Texas. It is observed on April 21st. If April 21st falls on a weekend, a state holiday is not observed on any other weekday. History of San Jacinto Day.

The Battle of San Jacinto was fought on April 21stin present-day. The Battle of San Jacinto (Spanish: Batalla de San Jacinto), fought on Apin present-day Houston, Texas, was the decisive battle of the Texas by General Samuel Houston, the Texan Army engaged and defeated General Antonio López de Santa Anna's Mexican army in a fight that lasted just 18 minutes.

A detailed, first-hand account of the battle. Vicente Filisola’s command was the closest and could get to San Jacinto within a day or two. Gen. Antonio Gaona was approaching from the northwest, while the largest force, under Gen.

Jose de. We are very honored to partner with the San Jacinto Battleground, it’s staff, and reenactors to host San Jacinto Day at the Alamo.

Location: The Alamo Address: Alamo Plaza. San Antonio, TX Contact: Allegra Zwaan Contact Phone:   Month Day March Texas declares independence a large Texan army under Sam Houston surprised Santa Anna’s army at San Jacinto.

Shouting “Remember the Alamo!” the Texans defeated. San Jacinto Day Type of Holiday: Historic Date of Observation: April 21 Where Celebrated: Texas Symbols and Customs: Memorial Services, Reenactment ORIGINS San Jacinto Day is observed as a Texas state holiday in commemoration of the battle to free Texas from Mexico.

On ApGeneral Sam Houston led Texan fighters in an attack on the 1, San Jacinto. San Jacinto. The largest battle reenactment in the state is the centerpiece of the admission-free San Jacinto Day Festival, held on Saturday, Ap from 10 a.m.

to 6 p.m. on the grounds surrounding the San. The Day of San Jacinto Unknown Binding – January 1, out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $Reviews: 4.

San Jacinto List of Killed and Wounded Page 1 Page 1 | Page 2 | Back to "The Battle of San Jacinto" Major Gen'l Sam Houston wounded severely Return of killed and wounded in the action of 20th and 21st April First Regiment Texas Volunteers CopanyA George Waters private slightly wounded 21st CompanyA George Waters private slightly wounded 21st.

Historical Note. Albert Walling, II, founded the San Jacinto Descendants in to perpetuate the memory of the men who fought at the Battle of San Jacinto, Apand to promote the study of Texas history.

In the case of The Albion inan account of the battle of San Jacinto on April 21 had reached their offices through two New Orleans newspapers. The account was a firsthand description of the engagement at San Jacinto, though unfortunately anonymous.

The Texan schooner San Jacinto was a two-masted schooner of the Second Texas Navy from to She was the sister ship of the San Antonio and the SanSan Jacinto was part of the Texas Navy flotilla led by Commodore Edwin Ward Moore which was dispatched to assist Yucatecan rebels that had taken up arms against a storm, San Jacinto.

Headquarters, Camp at San Jacinto, Friday, Ap Dear Fellow Texians, The troops combed the area for Mexican soldiers who had escaped the carnage and capture yesterday evening.

Stragglers came in all day long. Many were lone soldiers who had been captured, then given a paper and told to report to the prisoner-of-war camp.Get a birds-eye view of this most significant piece of Texas real estate — today and as it was back in Go.

Explore maps of the battlefield and the resulting westward expansion to see the true impact of the victory at San Jacinto. Go. Celebrate San Jacinto Day with the crackling of muskets and the booming of cannons every April.San Jacinto Day: Texas Remembers.

Join us on Apat p.m. for an exciting hour-long livestream discussion through the Texas Revolution. Be inspired by the “Real Places Telling Revolutionary Stories,” concluding at the San Jacinto Battlefield in celebration of victory won on Ap