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By Joseph Luther

The Verde Valley the doubtless effortless path to West Texas used to be actually a land of peril, event, and close to mythic heroes. ancient Camp Verde has lengthy been a strategic stronghold guarding the move, the valley and the various trails converging at this river crossing. As frontiersman and settlers driven throughout the move and local americans replied with violent strength, the famed Texas Rangers tried to regulate the zone. formally validated in 1856, the camp could develop 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 historical past of Camp Verde.

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