Tuesday, November 28, 2023
U.S. Civil War History
- John Palmer and John Scholfield were promoted to major general for the Union army.
- At Sand Creek, Colorado, Southern Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indians were massacred by a band of Colonel John Chivington's Colorado volunteers.
- Confederate General John Bell Hood approached Franklin, Tennessee. The next day he attacked troops under John Scholfield. (Battle of Franklin, Tennessee)
U.S. Civil War Quotes
|"The trouble with Hooker is that he's got his headquarters where his hindquarters ought to be." |
- Abraham Lincoln
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