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In this letter, the soldier, a German, explains that he had been taken prisoner by the Mexican Army but had escaped and was now being held by the U.S. Army. "Carta de un soldado detenido por la Provost Guard"
.JPG, 1 Handwritten letter, English, 31 x 41 cm
Palo Alto/Mexican War Research Collection (BLIBR-0008). Series II: Archive of letters and documents from the American occupation of Monterrey, Mexico. UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley. Accessed via https://scholarworks.utrgv.edu/paloaltoresearch/