The Alamo Timeline
Updated: 3/4/2021
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.
  • Day 10,Mar.3,1836
  • 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.