Daily Archives: 16 Mar ’12

16 March 1862: Federal gunboat and mortar boat attack on Island No 10. between Columbus and New Madrid

Item Description: page 178 from an unidentified source (probably Famous Leaders and Battle Scenes of the Civil War, published in 1896). Page contains two illustrations: “Transfer of the released federal prisoners from the steamer ‘Pilot Boy’ to the ‘Cossack,’ in … Continue reading

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