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)
Sunday, December 18, 2016
155 Years Ago, December 17, 1861: Seven "Stone Fleet" Ships Sunk
DECEMBER 17TH, 1861: Seven "stone fleet" vessels sunk at the entrance of Savannah Harbor.