TODAY IN CIVIL WAR HISTORY
August 22
Choose A Date


Bookmark and Share On Twitter || On Facebook
PREVIOUS DAY--NEXT DAY 
TIMELINES

Gettysburg
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
Fort Sumter
Virginia vs Monitor


MILITARY & POLITICAL

    1862
  • Action at Hazel River.
  • Skirmish at Trinity. Alabama
  • Skirmish at Crab Orchard. Kentucky
  • Battle of Fort Ridgely (August 20-22). Minnesota
  • Battle of Fort Ridgely (August 20-22). Minnesota
  • Skirmish at Bolivar. Mississippi
  • Expedition against Navajo Indians (August 19-October 11). New Mexico
  • Henry Bohlen, Union General, is killed in action at the Battle of Freeman's Ford. Virginia
  • Engagement at Catlett's Station. Virginia
  • Skirmish at Johnson's Ford. Virginia
  • Skirmish at Leary's Ford. Virginia
  • Skirmish at Manassas Virginia
  • Northern Virginia Campaign (August 16-September 2). Virginia

    1863
  • Affair at San Pedro Crossing. Arizona
  • Action at Pocahontas. Arkansas
  • Steele's Expedition against Little Rock (August 1-September 14). Arkansas
  • Skirmish at Honey Springs. Kansas
  • Operations against Quantrell (August 20-28). Kansas
  • Raid from Big Black River against the Mississippi Central Railroad (August 10-22). Mississippi
  • Skirmish at Big Creek. Missouri
  • Skirmish near Pleasant Hill. Missouri
  • Skirmish at Stafford Court House. Virginia
  • Skirmish at Huntersville. West Virginia

    1864
  • Operations in Mobile Bay (August 2-23). Alabama
  • Siege of Fort Morgan (August 9-23). Alabama
  • Skirmish in Yell County Arkansas
  • Skirmish at Atkin's Ranch. Colorado
  • Action at Canton. Georgia
  • Action at Jonesboro. Georgia
  • Siege of Atlanta (July 22-August 25). Georgia
  • Kilpatrick's Raid around Atlanta (August 16-22). Georgia
  • Atlanta Campaign (May 1-September 6). Georgia
  • Skirmish at Canton. Kentucky
  • Skirmish at Roaring Springs. Kentucky
  • Affair at Cove Point. Maryland
  • Skirmish at Hurricane Creek. Mississippi
  • Skirmish at Oxford. Mississippi
  • Skirmish at Davis Creek. Missouri
  • Wheeler's Raid in East Tennessee (August 10-September 9). Tennessee
  • Skirmish on the Vaughan Road. Virginia
  • Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign (August 7-November 28) Virginia
  • Siege of Petersburg and Richmond (June 9, 1864-April 2, 1865). Virginia
  • Skirmish at Halltown. West Virginia
BIRTHS
DEATHS