Posted By:Russell Windle
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Subject:Re: Capt. Smith's 1st Mounted Texas Volunteers
Post Date:October 29, 2008 at 16:27:19
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Forum:U.S.-Mexican War Forum
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The Unit was federalized, I knew that for sometime. My gr gr grandmother got a widows penison of $8.00 a month in 1892 for John William's service in the Mexican War.

I have ordered and received a headstone for John William's grave in Davis Cemetery in Rusk Co. from the Veterans Affairs section.