We took a drive last weekend to Dade Battlefield Historic State Park.
It was sad to learn the history of the battle that started the Second Seminole War.
“On December 28, 1835, Indian warriors ambushed 108 U.S. soldiers at this site, and only three soldiers survived. The 80-acre park protects not only a historic battlefield, but also the natural communities as they existed during the war.”
We had a picnic and a nice walk, then stopped to take the front gate on our way out.
It’s sobering but good to learn more about the history of our nation.
I’m joining Tex for the