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April 2010

Soldier’s Story of Those Who Deserted Ft. Tejon For Gold

April 29, 2010

From the journal of soldier William Antes: Arrived at Fort Tejon California on the 25th of June, 1855-we reached our destination-For Tejon, California. Here we encamped near company”A” first US Dragoons which we had come to join. In a few days we were joined to that company making it members 126 men. Our horses were [...]

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