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" During this delay we were still subjected to the heavy fire from the batteries, which was always promptly returned. The steam frigates Minnesota and Roanoke, and the sailing frigate St. Lawrence, had previously been reported as coming from Old Point;... "
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
...perfidious fire opened from the shore, while the frigate had two white flags flying, raised by her own crew. Determined that the Congress should not again fall into the hands of the enemy, Captain Buchanan remarked : " That ship must be burned," when the suggestion was gallantly responded...
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Southern history of the great civil war in the United States

Edward Alfred Pollard - United States - 1863 - 383 pages
...from the shore, while the frigate had two white flags flying, raised by her own crew. Deterr mined that the Congress should not again fall into the hands of the enemy, Captain Buchanan remarked : " That ship must be burned," when the suggestion was gallantly responded...
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History of the Confederate States Navy from Its Organization to the ...

John Thomas Scharf - History - 1886 - 824 pages
...full explanation : " The steam-frigates Minnesota and Roanoke, and the sailing frigate St.lMwrence, had previously been reported as coming from Old Point;...the enemy. I remarked to that gallant young officer, Dag Lieut. Minor, ' That ship must be burned.1 He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her,...
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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
...fire from the batteries, which was always promptly returned. The steam frigates Minnesota and Roanoke, and the sailing frigate St. Lawrence, had previously...the enemy, I remarked to that gallant young officer, Flag-Lientenant Minor, " that ship must be burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn...
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History of the Confederate States Navy from Its Organization to the ...

John Thomas Scharf - United States - 1894 - 824 pages
...should not again fall into the hands of the enemy. I remarked to that gallant young officer, Flag Lieut. Minor, ' That ship must be burned.' He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her, and the Teaser, Lieut. Commanding Webb, was ordered to cover the boat. Lieut. Minor had scarcely reached within...
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Office Memo, Volume 7

United States. Office of Naval War Records - 1898
...fire from the batteries, which was always promptly returned. The steam frigates Minnesota and Eoanoke and the sailing frigate St. Lawrence had previously...the hands of the enemy, I remarked to that gallant officer Flag- Lieutenant Minor, "That ship must be burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat...
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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
...fire from the batteries, which was always promptly returned. The steam frigates Minnesota and Roanoke and the sailing frigate St. Lawrence had previously...the hands of the enemy, I remarked to that gallant officer Flag- Lieutenant Minor, "That ship must be burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat...
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History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, Volume 1

Samuel Alexander Harrison - Talbot Co., Md - 1915
...fire from the batteries, which was always promptly returned. The steam frigates Minnesota and Roanoke, and the sailing frigate St. Lawrence, had previously...the enemy, I remarked to that gallant young officer, Flag Lieut. Minor, "that ship must be burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her,...
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History of Talbot county, Maryland, 1661-1861, Volume 1

Samuel Alexander Harrison - Talbot County (Md.) - 1915
...should not again fall into the hands of the enemy, I remarked to that gallant young officer, Flag Lieut. Minor, "that ship must be burned." He promptly volunteered to take a boat and burn her, and the Teazer, Lieut. Commanding Webb, was ordered to cover the boat. Lieut. Minor had scarcely reached within fifty...
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