Fort Fisher

Fort Fisher
Fort Fisher, NE Bastion. Frank Vizetelly (National Geographic)

Saturday, June 28, 2014

150 Years Ago-- June 26th-27th, 1864

JUNE 26TH:  USS Norfolk Packet captured sloop Sarah Mary off Mosquito Inlet, Florida, with cargo of cotton.

JUNE 27TH:  USS Proteus seized British blockade running steamer Jupiter northwest of Man-of-War Cay, Bahamas.  Her cargo had been thrown overboard.

USS Nipsic captured sloop Julia off Sapelo Sound,Georgia, with cargo of salt.

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