Octave Bruso Diary: April 24, 1864



in Octave Bruso

Note: This is one of many diary entries of Octave Bruso, who participated in the Petersburg Campaign as a member of the 50th New York Engineers.

Sunday April 24, 18641

Pleasent and windy. Wrote to my Wife. General Inspection at 9 A.M. Got a letter from my wife. Commenced to rain in the evening.


  1. “1864 Diary of Private Octave Bruso, 50th NY Engineers, Company E” edited by Tom Bauerle, Buffalo, NY, 2010.


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