Near La Porte in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
The Texas Army Attacked in Four Divisions
Erected 1936 by The State of Texas. (Marker Number 10768.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Texas Independence. In addition, it is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 21, 1836.
Location. 29° 42.906′ N, 95° 5.387′ W. Marker is near La Porte, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Independence Parkway 0.8 miles north of Pasadena Freeway (State Highway 225), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 739 Independence Parkway, La Porte TX 77571, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of San Jacinto (here, next to this marker); Mexican Cavalry, Battle of San Jacinto (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Battle of San Jacinto, 1836Will You Come to the Bower, Battle of San Jacinto (approx. 1.2 miles away); Within A Few Minutes, Battle of San Jacinto Site (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mexican Surrender (approx. 2.1 miles away); Almonte Captured (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mexican Position (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
Also see . . . The Battle of San Jacinto. The Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association (Submitted on March 14, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 13, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 778 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on November 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. Photos: 1. submitted on March 13, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. 2. submitted on November 4, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. 3. submitted on March 13, 2012, by Jim Evans of Houston, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.