Gen. Sam Houston and his Rangers trigger a surprise attack on the Mexican Army in the decisive battle of San Jacinto.
Did You Know?
General Santa Anna was captured wearing the clothing of an ordinary foot soldier. His Texian captors didn't know who they had until they brought him back to the battle site and put him in an enclosure with hundreds of other Mexican prisoners. These prisoners and his officers gave him away when they recognized him and started saluting him. That's when Houston knew he had captured the Napoleon of the West. See more
After Deaf Smith's men come to get his "advice", and he hugs his wife, his left shoulder has what appears to be a scar from a smallpox vaccination. See more
Has Santa Anna been captured?
We are hunting him, sir.
He must be taken alive. You hear me? Without him, there's no victory. We've won nothing.