This Day in Texas History: Day Nine of the Siege of the Alamo
This Day in Texas History:
Day Nine of the Siege of the Alamo
Wednesday March 2, 1836
Travis receives a report that there is corn at the Seguin ranch. He sends a detatchment headed by Lt. Menchaca to retrieve it.
Mexican forces discover a hidden road within pistol shot of the Alamo and post the Jimenez battalion there to cover it.
Unknown to the defenders, Independence has been declared at Washington-on-the-Brazos.
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