March, 1836 - Elsewhere during the battle

During the fighting at the Alamo, 150 miles away at Washington-on-the-Brazos, a handful of Texans met as a national convention to sign a Texas Declaration of Independence and form an ad-interim government headed by David G. Burnet.

Then, knowing that the Alamo had fallen, they rushed home.

What became of Santa Anna's army

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