Sam Houston sends Texas Rangers after Comanche Indians

Texas governor Sam Houston dispatched Middleton T. Johnson, a Mexican War veteran, to organize a new Ranger regiment for a campaign against the Comanche Indians. (By Matthew Pinsker)
Source Citation
Robert Marshall Utley, Lone Star Justice: The First Century of the Texas Rangers (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002), 120.
Date Certainty
Exact
Type
Battles/Soldiers
Relevance
Personal
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