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Retirement status granted to capitan d. Valentin Moreno, of the compania presidial de principe, in Nueva Vizcaya.

Serial Number: 
041-05681
Title: 
Retirement status granted to capitan d. Valentin Moreno, of the compania presidial de principe, in Nueva Vizcaya.
Author(s): 
Lomban, Juan (Sargento)
Author(s): 
Navarro, Jose Maria (Medico)
Author(s): 
Moreno, Valentin (Capitan)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-01-1818
Date: 
11-07-1818
Documentation: 
Chihuaha. Cerrogrande. Durango. May 1, 1818 - November 7, 1818. 16p. Informes. Signed.
Summary: 
Biography of Moreno including time spent in each rank of military, list of regiments he served in, and the campaigns he took part in, and prisoners taken. folio 17 speaks of Moreno's killing of five Gandules in hand-to-hand combat. The 1792 Collera of Indians that he lead to Mexico City and the killing of 12 subordinate Gandules also mentioned. Reasons for Moreno's desire to retire given - ill health, advanced age. Moreno requests to retire with rank of lieutenant Colonel with appropriate pension. folio 22 - 1816 regulations of pension for retired army personnel. Numbers given. Moreno retires with rank of capitan and his pension given. (P. Lenz, February 1990)
Persons: 
Moreno, Valentin (Capitan)
Persons: 
Lomban, Juan (Sargento)
Persons: 
Navarro, Jose Maria (Medico)
Places: 
San Carlos
Places: 
Principe
Places: 
Carrizal
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya (Provincia)
Places: 
Sonora (Provincia)
Places: 
Sinaloa (Provincia)
Places: 
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Places: 
Coahuila (Provincia)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
Cerrogordo, San Carlos de (Presidio)
Places: 
Chihuaga
Places: 
Durango
Ethnic Groups: 
Gandules
Ethnic Groups: 
Taraumaras
Military Groups: 
San Carlos, Compania Presidial de
Military Groups: 
Principe, Compania Presidial de
Military Groups: 
Carrizal, Compania Presidial de
Military Groups: 
Principe, Compania de Caballeria
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 256 ff. 015-022
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 256 ff. 015-022
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
25600003
Rights: 
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