Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Saturday, August 15, 2020.

Birthdays


1823 Orris Sanford Ferry, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1860 Roosje Vos, Dutch union organizer

Events


1861 Lincoln directs reinforcements to be sent to MI
1863 Submarine "HL Hunley" arrives in Charleston on railroad cars
1864 Off New England coast, CSS Tallahassee captures 6 yankee schooners

That's all for today

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