Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Monday, August 12, 2019.

Birthdays


1819 Daniel Davidson Bidwell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1829 John Horace Forney, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1902
1833 William Price Sanders, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1863

Events


1861 Skirmish at Texas-rebels are attacked by Apache Indians
1862 Gen John Hunt Morgan & his raiders capture Gallatin, TX
1863 1st cargo of lumber leaves Burrard Inlet (Vancouver, BC area)

That's all for today

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