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Garay requests retirement from quarta compania de milicias Voluntarios de caballeria de Nueva Vizcaya. Garay's role against rebels and contra Hidalgo mentioned.

Serial Number: 
041-05626
Title: 
Garay requests retirement from quarta compania de milicias Voluntarios de caballeria de Nueva Vizcaya. Garay's role against rebels and contra Hidalgo mentioned.
Author(s): 
Bonavia, Bernardo
Author(s): 
Velasco, Francisco
Author(s): 
Muns, Cayetano (Medico)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
11-05-1817
Date: 
11-20-1807
Documentation: 
Durango. November 5, 1817-November 20, 1817. 14p. Letters, informes. Copies, signed.
Summary: 
Garay requests retirement with rights of Fuero militar and use of uniform. F. 115 gives service record of Garay with list of companies he served in, ranks held, and campaigns waged. Ff. 115 -116 speaks of action contra rebels at San Andres de Teul and the loss of Zacatecas. Important facts stated concerning action at Zacatecas. Number of participants and armaments given. Action at Santiago de la Laguna describes length of battle and loss of life suffered. Number of participants and dead stated. F. 116 mentions Garay's liver disease. Dr. Muns verifies illness and describes it as escurbuto sifilitico. Symptoms of illness described. Cure prescribed by Muns. F. 118 is an important letter written by Garay in which he speaks of Hidalgo contubieron la insurrecion promovida Por el infame Hidalgo. Garay's role contra rebels from 1810-1813 at Zacatecas, Teul, Santiago de la Laguna, Huejucar, and tierra Blanca described throughout text. Combat statistics detailed often. (P. Lenz, may 1990)
Persons: 
Garay, Ramon (Capitan)
Persons: 
Velasco, Francisco
Persons: 
Muns, Cayetano (Medico)
Persons: 
Bonavia, Bernardo
Persons: 
Rayon
Persons: 
Hidalgo
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya (Provincia)
Places: 
San Andres del Teul
Places: 
Huejucar
Places: 
Guadalupe (Colegio)
Places: 
Santiago de la Laguna
Places: 
Tierra Blanca
Places: 
Villanueba
Places: 
Aguascalientes
Places: 
Zacatecas
Military Groups: 
Nueva Vizcaya, Quarta Compania de Milicias Voluntarios de Caballeria
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 253 ff. 112-119
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 253 ff. 112-119
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
25300019
Rights: 
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