Fort Fisher

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

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

155 Years Ago, January 10, 1862: Diversionary Moves At Fort Henry

JANUARY 10TH, 1862:  Flag Officer Foote's gunboats convoyed General Grant's troops as diversionary moves were begun a short distance down the Mississippi and later up the Tennessee to prevent a Confederate build-up of strength at Fort Henry.

--Old B-Runner

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