Alexandria Gazette quote

OCTOBER IN CONFEDERATE HISTORY

Birthdates
October   7, 1817 ~ Major General Bushrod Rust Johnson, CSA
October   9, 1819 ~ Brigadier General Samuel McGowan, CSA
October 11, 1835 ~ Hunter Holmes McGuire, Medical Director, CSA
October 12, 1815 ~ Lieutenant General William Joseph Hardee, CSA
October 14, 1837 ~ Briagdier General Ellison Capers, CSA
October 15, 1836 ~ Major General Thomas Lafayette Rosser, CSA
October 18, 1829 ~ Brigadier General Charles Sidney Winder, CSA
October 23, 1828 ~ Brigadier General Turner Ashby, CSA
October 26, 1824 ~ Brigadier General Arthur Middleton Manigault, CSA
October 30, 1830 ~ Major General John Stevens Bowen, CSA
October 31, 1825 ~ Brigadier General Raleigh Edward Colston, CSA

Battles
October   1, 1864 ~ Battle of Saltville
October   3, 1862 ~ Battle of Corinth (Mississippi)
October   8, 1862 ~ Battle of Perryville (Kentucky)
October   9, 1863 ~ Battle of Brandy Station
October 12, 1870 ~ Death of General Robert E. Lee (Lexington, Virginia)
October 13, 1864 ~ Mosby's Raid on Harpers Ferry
October 19, 1864 ~ Battle of Cedar Creek
October 21, 1861 ~ Battle of Ball's Bluff
October 27, 1864 ~ Battle of Fair Oaks
October 27, 1864 ~ Battle of Boydton Plank Road


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