Written a long time ago. Not the best read, but historically informative....
Paperback: 107 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (October 25, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.2 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 2725653
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
On July 16, 1846 some 543 latter-day saints volunteered to enlist to aid the U.S. campaign against Mexico. This group of saints was known as the Mormon Battalion, and earned a place in the history of the West. During its 2,000 mile march its men cleared a wagon road from Santa Fe to San Diego and helped secure California as United States territory. Members of the Battalion helped preserve a feeble peace in southern California before the Treaty of...