All things dealing with the Civil War Navies and actions along the coasts and rivers and against forts. Emphasis will be placed on Fort Fisher and all operations around Wilmington, NC. And, of course, the Blockade and Running the Blockade.
Fort Fisher, NE Bastion. Frank Vizetelly (National Geographic)
Thursday, January 14, 2016
155 Years Ago: S.C. Declares Fort Sumter Reinforcing Act of War
JANUARY 14, 1861: South Carolina legislature declared that any attempt to reinforce Fort Sumter would be an act of war.