Battle between Mexico and US over Texas.

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April 21, 1836

Sam Houston(US) whoops Santa Anna's bum.

A decisive battle of the Texas revolution that resulted in a Texan victory and a Mexican surrender and retreat south to the Rio Grande. The battle results were shocking, with nearly half of Santa Anna’s men being killed in under 15 minutes (630 soldiers). The Texans only lost 9 soldiers. The Texans were also undermanned with only 910 soldiers compared to Mexico’s 1,360.


End of Texas Revolution. Led to Treaties of Velasco (Not the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo which happened in 1848, 12 years later- which is a different war.) Lets Texas have independence and to be annexed into the US.

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