Remember the ALAMO

That's me in a genuine 'coon skin hat just like my great, great, great, great, great granddaddy, Davy Crockett once wore.

That’s me in a gen-u-wine ‘coon skin hat just like my great, great, great, great, great granddaddy, Davy Crockett once wore.

In Texas there is a famous battle cry that inspires people to this day, “Remember the Alamo.” Whether you’re a Texan, or from someplace else, you know that the Alamo represents brave men fighting for independence. You also know that it represents that sometimes in life defeat comes before victory.

My family has a special connection with Texas history and the Alamo. I am a direct descendant of Davy Crockett (he’s my great, great, great, great, great grandfather).

Today, “Remember the Alamo” is still significant. For me, “Remember the ALAMO” means:

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