Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Saturday, February 16, 2019.

Birthdays


1807 Lysander Cutler, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1866
1813 Joseph Reid Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army) died in 1892
1822 James Patton Anderson, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1872
1823 John Daniel Imboden, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1895
1832 Camille Armand Jules Marie de Polignac, Mjr General (Confederate Army)

Events


1860 Dutch Rochussen/Van Bosse govt resigns
1862 Ft Donelson captured by Gen Grant (1,400 confederates surrender)
1864 Battle of Mobile, AL - operations by Union Army

That's all for today

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