Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Thursday, June 20, 2024.


1823 Jesse Lee Reno, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862
1824 John Tyler Morgan, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1907


1863 1st bank chartered in US (National Bank of Davenport Iowa)
1863 Skirmish at Greencastle Pennsylvania
1863 West Virginia admitted as 35th US state
1864 Battle of Kinston NC & Battle of Abingdon VA
1864 Battle of Petersburgs VA - in trenches
1864 Skirmish at Lattermore's Mills/Powder Springs Georgia

That's all for today

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