Thursday, January 11, 2018
January 11, 1863: Confederates Capture the Grampus No. 2
JANUARY 11TH, 1863: Confederate troops captured steamboat Grampus No. 2 near Memphis, laden with a large cargo of coal, and later burned her at Mound City, Arkansas.
** The USS Matthew Vassar, Acting Master Hugh H. Savage, captured schooner Florida off Little River Inlet, South Carolina, with cargo of salt.