Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: General Topics: U.S.-Mexican War Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Matamoras, Mexico Discharge
Posted by: Judith Stauffer (ID *****3593) Date: January 21, 2006 at 16:20:19
In Reply to: Matamoras, Mexico Discharge by Don Allen of 553

There was a battle at Buena Vista that seems to have occured in the spring or summer of 1847. There is a great website, Descendants of Mexican War Veterans, that you may find valuable for further understanding of the events regarding Matamoros and the various battles. I have a veteran in my lineage from the 3rd Ohio infantry who was in Matamoros for most of his service, and also was in Buena Vista and Camargo. The information I mention above is from his narrative in his pension application. Hope this helps.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/usmexicanwar/messages/303.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network