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Alamo, Battle of the

The Battle of the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas (February 23 to March 6, 1836), was one of many in the Texas independence movement. An estimated 1,800 Mexican troops, during a 13-day siege under President General Antonio López de Santa Anna, ...

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