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What is the Mier Expedition?

The Mier Expedition, was an offshoot that developed originally out of the Somervell Expedition, which was an unsuccessful military operation launched in November 1842 by a Texan militia against Mexican border settlements.

When did James Fannin come to Texas?

In September Fannin became active in the volunteer army and subscribed money to an expedition to capture the Veracruzana, a Mexican ship at Copano; but the expedition did not materialize, and Fannin went to Gonzales, where, as captain of the… Full Answer