Fort Chadbourne

Museum Exhibit or ProgramFort Chadbourne was established October 28, 1852 by companies A and K of the Eighth United States Infantry. The fort was named for 2nd Lt. Theodore Lincoln Chadbourne who fought and was killed in the Mexican War in the Battle of Resaca de la Palma. Fort Chadbourne is one of the frontier forts established to protect the settlers moving west. Fort Chadbourne is located Bronte, Texas.
Start Date/Time:2012-05-01 00:00:00
End Date/Time:2017-11-21 00:00:00
Source:Fort Chadbourne
Grade Level:Both
TEKS:4.4(D), 7.6(A)
Topics:Antebellum Texas, Civil War, Reconstruction

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