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, November 14, 2016
155 Years Ago, November 14, 1861: Confederate Privateer Seized in San Francisco
NOVEMBER 14TH, 1861: The U.S. cutter Mary, Captain Pease, seized the Confederate privateer Neva, in San Francisco, California.