ized as The Army of observation, under General Zachary Taylor.
In March, 1845, I was assigned ase, and Texas was a State of the Union.
General Taylor's little army of observation was ordered tor wishing to precipitate matters, ordered General Taylor to march across to the Rio Grande at Matamorces for its defence.
Finding, however, that Taylor had gone to Point Isabel, Arista crossed the rwart our return march at Palo Alto.
To hasten Taylor's return, he ordered General Mejia, at Matamore serious demonstrations against them.
General Taylor started on his return on the 7th of May.
May's squadron was sent there, and General Taylor advanced the right of his line, but night ch towards our comrades at Fort Brown.
General Taylor remained on the field a few hours to have ain, and turned the animals out to graze.
General Taylor received reports of our adventures and rectrong fight, in defence, by his artillery, General Taylor ordered Captain May to charge and capture [7 more...]