The Battle of the Alamo
Remember the Alamo!
A Summary of the Battle
The Mexican forces came and surrounded the Alamo. Begining of February 23, the huge Mexican force of 2,000 to 6,000 men began their attack on the Alamo. For 13 days the Texan's held their own untill March 6 when the Alamo was finally breached by the Mexican forces.
Why This Battle Was Important
2. Where did the Alamo get its name?
2. Spanish troop called it "El Alamo" which is spanish for the cottonwood trees the mission was surrounded by.