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Alfredo Andrade





Have you heard of the raid coming into Texas? The leader's name is Rafael Vazquez. General Vasquez is leading about 700 troops to raid Texas. Texans panicked and were very frightened. President Sam Houston ordered that the government archives, or records, be withdrawn from the capital. Austin residents opposed this move suspecting it meant the capital would have been moved back to the city of Houston. In September 1842 general Adrian Woll commanded another raid into San antonio. Him and 1,400 troops captured San antonio. Hundreds of Texas militia made there way to San antonio. They attacked general Woll's force at salado creek. The mexican troops retreated and took captives with them…






Alfredo Andrade