Views of Texanic "Texas"
Battle of San Jacinto, April 21, 1936, 16th decisive battle of the world. Texans - 2 killed, 23 wounded. Mexicans - 630 killed, 228 wounded, 780 captures. Battle lasted only 18 minutes. Won independence for Texas. San Jacinto Memorial Shaft at historic San Jacinto Battlefield, an enduring tribute to the heroes of that great conflict who established the independence of the Republic of Texas.|