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4th grade trip to The Battleship of Texas

Our 4th graders enjoyed touring The Battleship of Texas and learning what it was like to be a Mexican and Texas soldier during The Battle of San Jacinto.

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reading the info   scullery

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Playing with the Guns

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Way up there is the rest of our class

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This nice gentleman showed us some artifacts and informed us about what went on during that time.

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The Mexican soldiers were forced to join the army.  This is what their uniform looked like.  Their wives and families would follow them.  

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The Texas Soldier in Uniform

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Our tour guide showed us the guns with the bayonet on it  that the Mexican soldiers used during the battle.  Then we lined up to fight.

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Mexican Army   Texas Army