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CAMP VERDE. A second Camp Verde, two miles below old Camp Verde in Kerr County, was established on March 31, 1862, by James M. Norrisqv as a ranger station for the Frontier Regiment. It was manned by members of Charles S. DeMontel'sqv company and served as a frontier outpost, probably until the consolidation of the regiment in March 1864.


William Curry Holden, "Frontier Defense in Texas during the Civil War," West Texas Historical Association Year Book 4 (1928).


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"CAMP VERDE," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.