Timeline Project entries from 11 April, 2010 to 18 April, 2010

1863-04-17Vermillion Bayou

Confederate defenders under General Taylor harass Federal troops advancing on Port Hudson, Louisiana.

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1863-04-131863-04-15Norfleet House Battery

Federal attempts to drive Confederate defenders out of their position at the Norfleet House Battery.

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1864-04-121864-04-13Blair's Landing

Union troops led by Brig. Gen. Thomas Kilby Smith defended a badly need convoy of supplies and gunboats from Confederate attacks.

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1863-04-111863-05-04Hill's Point

On April 19, a detachment of the 8th Connecticut and the 89th New York landed on Hill's Point and launched an amphibious assault on Fort Huger.

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