October 25 This day during the American Civil War

October 25, 1862 – at Donaldsonville, Louisiana – On October 25, a Union force, commanded by Brig. Gen. Godfrey Weitzel, arrived at the town of Donaldsonville. The few Confederates there quickly left town, allowing the Federals to capture Donaldsonville.

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