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Vermont Civil War Timeline

What Happened Today, 24 May

1861/05/24Commander S. C. Rowan, U.S.S Pawnee, demanded the surrender of Alexandria, Virginia; an amphibious expedition departed Washington Navy Yard and occupied the town. (NavHist)
1862/05/241st Vt. Cav. engaged at Middletown, Va. (Battles)
1862/05/24Rev. Charles S. Hale of Brandon, a young Episcopal clergyman, was appointed chaplain, in place of Chaplain Simons who had resigned in March. (Benedict)
1863/05/241st Battery participated in the siege of Port Husdon from May 24 to July 9, 1863 (Dyer)
1863/05/24Oliver A. Browne, 15th Inf., wrote in his diary (more)
1865/05/24Eugene W. Rolfe, 3rd Battery, wrote in his diary (more)