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By Joseph Luther

The Verde Valley the possible effortless path to West Texas was once in truth a land of peril, experience, and close to mythic heroes. historical Camp Verde has lengthy been a strategic stronghold guarding the cross, the valley and the various trails converging at this river crossing. As frontiersman and settlers driven during the move and local americans spoke back with violent strength, the famed Texas Rangers tried to manage the sector. formally proven in 1856, the camp might turn into the trying out floor for the Army's Camel test and an outpost for Robert E. Lee's mythical moment U.S. Cavalry. subscribe to neighborhood historian Joseph Luther as he narrates the tumultuous and uniquely Texan heritage of Camp Verde.

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