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

Thursday, April 28, 2016

155 Years Ago: USS Commerce Gets Another One

APRIL 29, 1861:  Flag Officer Pendergrast issued notice of blockade of Virginia and North Carolina.

APRIL 30, 1861:  USS Commerce, Lieutenant Peirce Crosby, seized steam tug Lioness off the mouth of Patapsco River, Maryland.

And I Sure Can't Find Out Anything About This Ship, the USS Commerce  --Old B-Runner


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