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)
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
155 Years Ago, January 2, 1862: Steamer Ella Warley Gets Into Charleston
JANUARY 2ND, 1862: Steamer Ella Warley evaded the USS Mohican, Commander Godon, in a heavy fog and ran the blockade into Charleston, S.C..