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2011 – The 175th Anniversary Of The Battle Of The Alamo

29 Dec

For 13 days in 1836, around 200 Texas defenders held the Alamo from over one thousand of General Santa Anna’s troops. The defenders, William Travis, Jim Bowie, and Davy Crockett, would die fighting overwhelming odds for freedom.

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Posted by on December 29, 2010 in heritage, Texas

 

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