Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Thursday, April 2, 2020.


1814 Henry Lewis "Old Rock" Benning, Brig General (Confederate Army
1826 Philip Dale Roddey, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1897
1833 Thomas Howard Ruger, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)


1860 1st Italian Parliament met at Turin
1863 Bread revolt in Richmond Virginia
1864 Skirmish at Crump's Hill (Piney Woods), Louisiana
1864 Skirmish at Spoonville/Antoine, Arkansas
1865 Battle of Ft Blakely AL & Selma AL
1865 Battle of Petersburg, VA (Ft Gregg, Sutherland's Station)
1865 CSA Pres Jefferson Davis flees Confederate capital of Richmond, VA

That's all for today

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