Texas Landmarks and Legacies - Today in Texas History
Vol 8, No 282 October 9, 1835 Friday Evening
Milam's forces defeat Mexicans at Goliad
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One dies in the Battle
GOLIAD Click Here to follow "Revolution" back in Time(1835)Click Here to follow "Revolution" forward in Time  On this date in 1835, Texas forces led by Ben Milam defeat a garrison of the Mexican army. All of the Mexicans are capture with only a single casualty between the two forces.