September 28, 1864
No major events occurred today at the Siege of Petersburg.
Note: All “Today In The Petersburg Campaign” blog entries are used with permission from Ronald A. Mosocco’s Chronological Tracking of the American Civil War per the Official Records of the War of the Rebellion. Order the book HERE.
Copyright © 1993, 1994 by Ronald A. Mosocco
Mentions of This Date at The Siege of Petersburg Online:
- BEARSS MAP: The Battle of Chaffin’s Farm, Map 1: September 28, 1864
- CT AG 64-65: Report of Lieutenant Colonel James F. Brown, 21st Connecticut, of operations September 3, 1864 to April 10, 1865
- CV: V13N9: The Attack of Fort Harrison
- CV: V13N9: Fight at Chaffin’s Farm, Or Fort Harrison
- CV: V13N9: Judge Martin’s Report Approved (Fort Gilmer)
- CV: V13N9: That Fort Gilmer Fight
- LT: September 28, 1864 Theodore Lyman
- Map of the Chaffin’s Bluff Area of Henrico County, VA: September 28, 1864
- NP: October 1, 1864 Philadelphia Inquirer: The War, September 28-30
- NP: October 1, 1864 Philadelphia Inquirer: War Bulletin, September 27-30, 1864
- NP: July 31, 1889 Evening Gazette (Cedar Rapids, IA): The Siege of Petersburg
- NP: July 25, 1919 Adirondack Record (Au Sable, NY): The 118th NY at Chaffin’s Farm and Second Fair Oaks
- NT: July 31, 1890 National Tribune: Army of the James at Fort Harrison, Sept. 29
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