The Alamo Timeline
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Day 2, Feb.24 1836
Day 4 Feb.26 1836
Day 5 Feb.27 1836
Bowie becomes too ill to serve as co-commander. Travis sent out his famous "Victory or Death" letter.
Day 9, Mar. 2,1836
A cold front comes in and it is very cold at the Alamo.
Travis gives Angelina a ring.
Day 13, Mar.6 1836
Texas government at Washington-on the-Brazos declares independence from Mexico
Travis gives Bonham a letter. Bonham sneaks out on his horse.
Santa Anna gives the order to attack before dawn.After a 90 minute battle, the Alamo falls. Santa Anna orders the bodies of the slain defenders burned.