Learn the story of how the Alamo in San Antonio Texas became the scene of one of most heroic conflicts in American history.
Remember the Alamo! became the battle cry. Here is the story of men so brave that they fought to the death for freedom. Six weeks later, Santa Anna's forces were routed, Santa Anna was captured and Texas won their independence. Learn of the sacrifice of these brave men.
This is the story of Lieutenant Gillespie who was given the job of finding Fremont and bearing an important message from the government. Despite hardship, threat of Indian attacks, and rough terrain, exhausted from exposure, he fulfilled his mission. He was needed to save California for the United States. Soon the flag was raised and the Mexican War ended.