Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Wednesday, July 28, 2021.

Birthdays


1778 Charles Stewart, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1869
1809 Ormsby McKnight Mitchel, astronomer/Major General (Union volunteers)
1825 William Duncan Smith, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862
1833 James Henry Lane, Brig General (Confederate Army) [or Jun 22 1814]

Events


1862 Confederate forces defeated at More's Hill, Mo
1864 Battle of Atlanta GA (Ezra Church)-second sortie US700 CS4642
1864 2nd day of battle at Deep Bottom Run Virginia

That's all for today

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