Today in History:

Today In History

A Day in the History of the Civil War

Today is Saturday, December 5, 2020.

Birthdays


1824 Titian James Coffey, Atty Gen (Union), died in 1867
1826 John Benjamin Sanborn, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1904
1839 George Armstrong Custer, Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1876

Events


1861 Gatling gun patented
1862 Battle of Coffeeville, MS

That's all for today

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