The Battle of San Pasqual Staff Ride

As a learning culture, this battle’s unintended outcome has valuable lessons to offer the wildland fire service. By Rex Hambly, Engineer - Engine 8332, Southern California Zone, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service The “Californio”/Republic of Mexico marksman waited patiently in the cold, damp morning air. His hands were stiff, but his focus was lightning hot. He heard … Continue reading The Battle of San Pasqual Staff Ride