Fort Clark Military Reservation. by United States. Congress. House

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  • Land use,
  • Military bases,
  • Texas

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Other titlesTransfer of part of Fort Clark reservation to Texas
SeriesH.rp.126
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16111476M

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Mexico border. Fort Clark was a frontier fort located just off U.S. Route 90 near Brackettville, in the county of Kinney, in the U.S.

state of later became the headquarters for the 2nd Cavalry Fort Clark Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 6, The Commanding Officer's Quarters at Fort Clark was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Location: Off US 90, Brackettville, Texas.

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Infantry. The scouts descended primarily from runaway slaves who found refuge in the swamps of Florida. Black Seminoles endured a forced migration from. Colonel Grierson, however, deemed the current acre military reservation too small, too rocky, and too prone to flooding.

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The Fort Clark Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places listings in Kinney County, Texas on December 6, The Commanding Officer's Quarters at Fort Clark was. Susie Bordeaux (Mother Mary Anthony), Ellen Clark (Sister Mary Gertrude), Annie Pleets (Sister Mary Bridget), and Josephine Two Bears (Sister Mary Joseph) served as nurses.

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Fort Reno as a military post was home base for Cavalry and Infantry units of the United States Army from to The following named members of the Scout Camp will be permitted to remain and live on the Fort Clark Military Reservation until the older people pass away in the course of nature, or until such time as the War Department may see fit to order their removal.

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Mexico border.During the War of it was in the seventh Military District, the headquarters of which were at New Orleans. It participated in the campaign against the Creek Indians, which commenced with the massacre at Fort Mimms, Aug, followed by a general uprising of the Indians along the southwestern frontier, and ended with the bloody battle.Fort Wayne, it turned out, was not a formally designated military reservation, as most army posts were.

The county sheriff arrested Clark on a charge of first-degree murder. The case drew the immediate attention of the War Department.

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