El Paso del Norte, Chihuahua, Mexico

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  • Page 23

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

    they arived that the Battalion had taken the Alpasio a strong hold between the Riogrand and the Mountains without the fireing of a gun. if this report is true the Bat[talion] will have an abundance of support & likely take up winter quarters many other remarks were made & President Young said that if they had harkened to his council not a man of them would have fallen but would have returned to their friends in perfect safety. At 7 oclok we ...