He was active against the French and their native allies.
After eight months they were back, this time with an even larger contingent of native allies.
The Portuguese and their native allies made two attempts to take back the position, but both failed.
They wished that the French native allies would do likewise.
Johnson, who was not present, wrote an account of the action which gave equal credit to the regulars and their native allies.
New Mexican insurgents and their native allies were still on the path of rebellion.
Cortés claimed only 15 Spaniards were lost along with 2,000 native allies.
Denonville's troops and native allies went on to attack the Seneca.
Tensions escalated as the two generals worked against each other in recruiting Native allies.
Cortés himself claimed that 154 Spaniards were lost along with over 2,000 native allies.