Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Thursday, August 22, 2019.

Birthdays


1822 George Stoneman, US Union general-major/(Gov-Calif, 1883-87)
1827 Joseph Anthony Mower, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1870
1834 Nathaniel Harrison Harris, Brig General (Confederate Army)

Events


1862 Battle of Catlett's Station VA
1862 Santee Sioux indian attack Fort Ridgely
1864 Geneva Convention signed by 12 nations
1864 International Red Cross forms

That's all for today

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