Team Pinpoints Site of San Jacinto Surrender

August 2009
Military History;Aug/Sep2009, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p9
The article reports on the announcement from the Moore Archaeological Consulting team of Houston, Texas at the annual 2009 Battle of San Jacinto Symposium that they had found the formal site of the Mexican surrender that ended the Texas Revolution on April 21, 1836. The archaeological team found artifacts including uniform buttons, bayonets and gun parts in the grounds of a power plant adjacent to the state historic site. It adds that the artifacts are being preserved by Texas A&M University for display at the battleground.


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