|Posted By:||Russell Windle|
|Subject:||Re: Capt. Smith's 1st Mounted Texas Volunteers|
|Post Date:||October 29, 2008 at 16:27:19|
|Forum:||U.S.-Mexican War Forum|
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.