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