What Happened Today, 18 April
DateEvent

April 18, 1862

Casper H. Dean, 6th Regiment, wrote to his father about the battle of Lee's Mill, two days prior. (Correspondence)

April 18, 1862

William H. Flint, 2nd Battery, wrote in his diary (more)

April 18, 1863

J. C. Williams, 14th VVI: No move yet, and mere conjecture where we shall go when we do move. (more)

April 18, 1863

1st Battery participated in an expedition to Lake Pontchatrain until April 21. (Dyer)

April 18, 1863

Oliver A. Browne, 15th Inf., wrote in his diary (more)

April 18, 1864

17th Regiment, Companies A through G, started for Alexandria, VA, arriving the 22nd. (Dyer)

April 18, 1864

Acting Master E. C. Healy, commanding US Schooner Beauregard, off St. Augustine, Fla., sent a gig and cutter in charge of Acting Ensign H. B. Colby into Matanzas Inlet, where he boarded and capture the English schooner Oramoneta, of Nassau, which was sent to St. Augustine for adjudication. (ORN)

April 18, 1865

Eugene W. Rolfe, 3rd Battery, wrote in his diary (more)

April 18, 1916

49th Vt. GAR Encampment, held at Burlington (Encampments)

April 18, 1918

51st Vt. GAR Encampment, held at Burlington (Encampments)