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Request for military retirement by Casanova and Bautista Romero due to illness and old age.

Serial Number: 
041-05701
Title: 
Request for military retirement by Casanova and Bautista Romero due to illness and old age.
Author(s): 
Gabriel, Francisco Xavier de
Author(s): 
Casanova, Manuel Ramon de (Alferez)
Author(s): 
Narbona, Antonio (Capitan)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-13-1818
Date: 
01-19-1821
Documentation: 
Mexico. Durango. Arispe. June 13, 1818-January 19, 1821. 18p. Letters. Informes. Copies. Signed.
Summary: 
Request by Casanova and Bautista Romero for military retirement with fuero militar and uso de uniforme. illness and old age reasons for desire to retire. Military records given. F. 227 lists each military post held by Casanova. F. 227-228 gives detailed summary of major campaigns of Casanova. Battle of San Ignacio de Piantla and battle of Rio de San Pedro figure prominently. Massive details (date, place, length, number of dead and wounded) given for each battle. Killings and imprisoning of Gandules and Apaches also cited. Muno testifies to having given medical assistance to Casanova for his enfermedad nerviosa of the stomach and Head. Doctor describes his prescription for Casanova and deems Casanova unfit for continuance in military. Other documents concern Bautista romer's request for retirement. F. 230 lists record of his military employment and briefly acccounts his military campaigns. His role in attacks contra enemigos of Tucson stated. Lopez testifies on Bautista Romero's enfermedad senil that makes retirement necessary. (P. Lenz, February 1990)
Persons: 
Garcia, Alexo (Mariscal de Campo)
Persons: 
Casanova, Manuel de (Alferez)
Persons: 
Bautista Romero, Juan (Alferez)
Persons: 
Hermosillo (Colonel)
Persons: 
Narbona, Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Muno, Cayetano (Cirujano)
Persons: 
Lopez, Francisco (Ayudante del Hospital Militar)
Persons: 
Moreno, Valentin (Capitan)
Places: 
Tubac
Places: 
Fronteras
Places: 
Bavispe
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Chiricagui (Sierra)
Places: 
Mazatlan (Presidio)
Places: 
Clota (Pueblo)
Places: 
Aguascalientes
Places: 
San Ignacio (Pueblo)
Places: 
Pimas
Places: 
Tucson
Ethnic Groups: 
Gandules
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Military Groups: 
Fronteras, Compania Presidial de
Military Groups: 
Pimas, Compania de
Military Groups: 
Tucson, Compania Presidial de
Military Groups: 
Principe, Compania Presidial de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 256 ff. 224-232
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 256 ff. 224-232
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
F. 230 duplicated
Reference Number: 
25600023
Rights: 
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