José de Urrea Military person
José de Urrea (March 19, 1797 – August 1, 1849) was a Mexican general. He fought under General Santa Anna'>Antonio López de Santa Anna during the Texas Revolution. Urrea's forces were never defeated in battle during the Texas Revolution. His most notable success was that of the Goliad Campaign, in which James Fannin's 300 soldiers were surrounded and induced to capitulate under terms, but were massacred in Urrea's absence on the orders of Santa Anna.