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The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union ... - Page 9
by United States. War Dept, Robert Nicholson Scott, Henry Martyn Lazelle, George Breckenridge Davis, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph William Kirkley, Fred Crayton Ainsworth, John Sheldon Moodey - 1883
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The First Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1863 - 406 pages
...Lieutenant Minor, who volunteered to take a boat and burn her. He had scarcely reached within fifty yards of the Congress, when a deadly fire was opened...several of his men. On witnessing this vile treachery, Captain Buchanan instantly recalled the boat, and ordered the Congress to be destroyed by hot shot...
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Southern History of the War: The First Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1863 - 368 pages
...Lieutenant Minor, who volunteered to take a boat and burn her. He had scarcely reached within fifty yards of the Congress, when a deadly fire was opened...several of his men. On witnessing this vile treachery, Captain Buchanan instantly recalled the boat, and ordered the Congress to be destroyed by hot shot...
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The First Year of the War.

Edward A. Pollard - 1863
...Lieutenant Minor, who volunteered to take a boat and burn her. He had scarcely reached within fifty yarjls of the Congress, when a deadly fire was opened upon...several of his men. On witnessing this vile treachery, Captain Buchanan instantly recalled the boat, and ordered the Congress to be destroyed by hot shot...
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Southern history of the great civil war in the United States

Edward Alfred Pollard - United States - 1863 - 383 pages
...Lieutenant Minor, who volunteered to take a boat and burn her. He had scarcely reached within fifty yards of the Congress, when a deadly fire was opened upon him, wbundinghim severely and several of his men. On witnessing this vile treachery, Captain Buchanan instantly...
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Southern History of the War, Volume 1

Edward Alfred Pollard - United States - 1866 - 363 pages
...scarcely reached within fifty yards of the Congress, when a deadly fire was opened upon him, wound ing him severely and several of his men. On witnessing this vile treachery, Captain Buchanan instantly recalled the boat, and ordered the Congress to be destroyed by hot shot...
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History of the Confederate States Navy from Its Organization to the ...

John Thomas Scharf - History - 1886 - 824 pages
...Lieut. Commanding Webb, was ordered to cover the boat. Lieut. Minor had scarcely reached within fifty yards of the Congress when a deadly fire was opened...instantly recalled the boat and ordered the Congress to be destroyed by hot shot and incendiary shell. About this period I was disabled, and transferred...
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Four Years in Rebel Capitals: An Inside View of Life in the Southern ...

Thomas Cooper De Leon - Confederate States of America - 1890 - 372 pages
...Minor had scarcely reached within fifty yards of the Congress, when a deadly fire was opened upon nim, wounding him severely and several of his men. On witnessing...Congress destroyed by hot shot and incendiary shell. * * * * ******** FRAHKLIN BCCHANAN, Flag Officer. DEPRECIA TION OF CONFEDERA TE CURRENCY. In the...
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Office Memo, Volume 7

United States. Office of Naval War Records - 1898
...burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her, and the Teaser, Lieutenant Commanding Webb, was ordered to cover the boat. Lieutenant Minor...of the ship to that gallant, intelligent officer, Lieutenant Catesby Jones, with orders to tight her as long as the men could stand to their guns. The...
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Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion

United States. Navy Dept - United States - 1898
...burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her, and the Teaser, Lieutenant Commanding Webb, was ordered to cover the boat. Lieutenant Minor...of the ship to that gallant, intelligent officer, Lieutenant Catesby Jones, with orders to fight her as long as the men could stand to their guns. The...
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The Greatest U.S. Navy Stories Ever Told: Unforgettable Stories of Courage ...

History - 2006 - 328 pages
...burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her, and the Teaser, Lieutenant Commanding Webb, was ordered to cover the boat. Lieutenant Minor...of the ship to that gallant, intelligent officer, Lieutenant Catesby Jones, with orders to fight her as long as the men could stand to their guns. The...
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