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.
Wednesday, March 2, 18641
Cleared off and pleasent again. Left Washington at two P.M. arrived at Alexandria at 4 P.M. Stayed overnight here.
- “1864 Diary of Private Octave Bruso, 50th NY Engineers, Company E” edited by Tom Bauerle, Buffalo, NY, 2010. ↩