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...Bayou and the San Jacinto River in Texas. There in an open prairie another of my ancestors in the 2nd Regiment Texas 'Volunteers' 3rd Infantry Company Texas would fight in a militia of 750 men and come face to face with General Santa Ana and the Mexican Army of 1500 soldiers during the Battle of San Jacinto. The 2nd Amendment once again came to the rescue of our Nations troops but not without the firearms and the skills of our civilian militia because it was the Texas artillery that stopped General Santa Ana in his tracks.
" Early in the morning, Houston sent Deaf Smith, the... (more)
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