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Texas Independence

Celebrating Texas Independence Day! The Goliad Massacre played a huge role in Texas' fight for independence from Mexico in 1836. This is the sight of the mass grave for Colonel Fannin and his troops that gave rise to the shout "Remember Goliad". You can read more about this important part of Texas history at https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/qeg02.

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