This Day in Georgia Civil War History
September 24, 1861
Georgia Hussars Arrived in Virginia
The Richmond Times Dispatch from Virginia carried a brief article on the arrival of the Georgia Hussars - a company of seventy-two men recently arrived to join the Confederate troops.
The Georgia Hussars, a fine body of cavalry, numbering 72 men, under Captain Fred. Waring, reached this city yesterday by the Petersburg cars.