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)
Friday, September 9, 2016
155 Years Ago: Action Off Nova Scotia
SEPTEMBER 9TH, 1861: The USS Cambridge, Commander William A. Parker, captured the schooner Louisa Agnes off Nova Scotia.