Octave Bruso Diary: March 12, 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.

Saturday March 12, 18641

Beautiful day. Wrote to John H. Ripley. Pickles 50 cts.


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


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