Timeline Project entries from 17 September, 2010 to 24 September, 2010

1864-09-27Fort Davidson

Although outnumbered by more than ten-to-one, the Union defenders managed to repulse repeated Confederate assaults on their works, and were able to slip away during the night by exploiting a gap in the Southern siege lines.

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1862-09-241862-09-25Sabine Pass

In addition to strengthening the Union naval blockade of the Texas coastline, it was also intended to open the way for a possible amphibious assault on the Confederate town of Sabine Pass.

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