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Octave Bruso Diary: April 26, 1864

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.

Tuesday April 26, 18641

Pleasent + cool. Nothing done only (Editor: unclear) the usual exercise. Got a letter from my wife + from Johnnie. Got my chair from Pha. (Editor: Philadelphia) .


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