Octave Bruso Diary: March 11, 1864



in Octave Bruso

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

Friday March 11, 18641

Cloudy but pleasent. Wrote to my wife. A Thunderstorm in the afternoon-also heavy rain.

Sour Kraut 20 cts


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


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