October 22, 1864
James River skirmish near Fort Brady, as newly built Federal forts take on the Confederate James River Squadron, the Richmond, VA, Campaign.
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.
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Mentions of This Date at The Siege of Petersburg Online:
- 150 Years Ago Today: James River Skirmish Near Fort Brady: October 22, 1864
- MAP: James River Skirmish Near Fort Brady: October 22, 1864
- NP: October 24, 1864 Richmond Examiner: The War News, Oct. 22-23
- NP: October 24, 1864 Richmond Whig: Skirmish on the James Near Fort Brady, Oct. 22
- NP: August 11, 1902 New Orleans Times-Picayune: Donaldsonville Cannoniers at the Siege of Petersburg, Part 9
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