TITLE

Ewen Cameron's independent nature helped repulse an invasion in 1842, but later led to disaster

AUTHOR(S)
Surovic, Arthur F.
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Military History;Oct2004, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the victory of Indian soldier Ewen Cameron over the Mexican invasion in Texas during the term of president Sam Houston in 1841. Reason behind the arrival of Cameron in Texas; Failure of the military operation led by colonel Antonio Canales; Election of William S. Fisher as commander at Somervell.
ACCESSION #
14076011

 

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