150 Years Ago Today at Petersburg: January 26, 1865


in 150 Years Ago Today

January 26, 1865

Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant leaves his City Point Headquarters at the Siege of Petersburg to sail down to the Cape Fear River via Hampton Roads.

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

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