About thirty-seven of the Battalion boys, who had spent the winter and spring in the Sacramento Valley, Cal., commenced their eastward journey from Pleasant Valley, fifty miles from Sutter's Fort, with 16 wagons, bringing with them two cannons. After a dangerous and adventurous journey they arrived in G.S.L. City, Oct. 1st.
[Jenson, Andrew, Church Chronology]
[source: Jenson, Andrew, Church Chronology]