Fort Fisher

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

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

155 Years Ago: Fort Sumter Surrenders

APRIL 13TH, 1861:  Fort Sumter surrendered by Major Robert Anderson.  Trrops were evacuated the next day by Fox's expedition.  (How handy they were on the scene.)

**  USS Sabine, Captain Adams, blockade Pensacola harbor.

**  Lieutenant Worden was seized near Mobile, Alabama, and placed in prison, but his Pensacola mission had been accomplished.

The War Is On!  --Old B-Runner

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