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)
Monday, April 4, 2016
155 Years Ago: Lincoln Gives Approval to Fox's Plan to Relieve Fort Sumter
APRIL 4TH, 1861: President Lincoln gives his final approval to Gustavus Fox's plan to relieve Fort Sumter by sea.