On This Date April 6,1862 and 1917

April 6, 1862 – the Battle of Shiloh (TN) begins, in which forces under Union General Ulysses
Grant meet Confederate troops led by General Albert Sidney Johnston.

April 6, 1917 – the United States declares war on Germany, thus ending President Wilson’s
desire to remain neutral.

Date

Apr 06 2022
Expired!

Time

All Day