Texas Confederates Ride Into Mexican Exile

Hundreds of Texans wearing the rags of their once proud gray uniforms followed Gen. Jo Shelby and his fabled Iron Brigade across the Rio Grande after the fall of the Confederacy in the spring of 1865.

That’s the subject of the “This Week in Texas History” column for Wednesday, August 20 through Tuesday, August 26.  Hope you read it in your local newspaper, but if not you can always get it by email with the private subscription available on this web site.

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