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Near La Porte in Harris County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Mexican Cavalry, Battle of San Jacinto

 
 
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By Brian Anderson, November 4, 2018
1. Mexican Cavalry, Battle of San Jacinto Marker
Inscription.  The Mexican Cavalry was on the left wing, Infantry and Artillery in the center behind a fortification of boxes and baggage, while the extreme right was far extended.
 
Erected 1936 by Texas Highway Department. (Marker Number 10770.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 43.437′ N, 95° 5.376′ W. Marker is near La Porte, Texas, in Harris County. Marker is on Independence Parkway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1400 Independence Parkway, La Porte TX 77571, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Battle of San Jacinto, 1836 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Will You Come to the Bower, Battle of San Jacinto (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Texas Army Attacked in Four Divisions (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battle of San Jacinto (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of the Home of Dr. George Moffit Patrick
Mexican Cavalry, Battle of San Jacinto Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, November 4, 2018
2. Mexican Cavalry, Battle of San Jacinto Marker
(approx. one mile away); Within A Few Minutes, Battle of San Jacinto Site (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mexican Position (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mexican Surrender (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
 
Also see . . .  San Jacinto, Battle of - The Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) (Submitted on November 5, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.) 
 
Categories. War, Texas Independence
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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