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Medals for officers and crew of the U. S. S. Kearsarge.

United States. Congress. House

Medals for officers and crew of the U. S. S. Kearsarge.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kearsarge (Sloop),
  • Military decorations,
  • Armored vessels

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMedals for officers and men of U.S.S. Kearsarge for sinking Confederate ship Alabama
    SeriesH.rp.2721
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16060977M

    USS Kearsarge 68 Wespac Cruise (video) by Paul Savje USS Frank E Evans Newscast - Interview with Kenneth Norton John Wayne - God Bless America Video - July 4th, As a member of the boat's crew which went to the rescue of the U.S. monitor Tecumseh when that vessel was struck by a torpedo in passing the enemy forts in Mobile Bay, 5 August , Q.G. Baker braved the enemy fire which was said by the admiral to be "one of the most galling" he had ever seen, and aided in rescuing from death 10 of the crew of.   Seamen and line officers had to learn gunnery. On some Union vessels, members of the United States Marine Corps, the maritime soldiers and police with U.S. Army ranks and rates, supplemented naval gun crews. Especially interesting were the author’s biographical summaries of the nautical protagonists, Winslow and Semmes.


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Medals for officers and crew of the U. S. S. Kearsarge. by United States. Congress. House Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Alabama, a scourge of Union shipping, sinks by her stern, clouds of smoke arising from a direct hit to her engines by the U.S.S. Kearsarge, which is mostly obscured from view. 1 photographic print on card mount: albumen. Title Officers of U.S.S. Kearsarge Created / Published [photographed between andprinted between and ].

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Report of Captain Winslow, U.S. Navy, commanding U.S.S. Kearsarge. KEARSARGE, Cherbourg, France, J SIR: I have the honor to inform the Department that the day subsequent to the arrival of the Kearsarge off this port, on the 14th instant, I received a note from Captain Semmes, begging that the Kearsarge would not depart, as he intended to fight her and would not.

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Navy Royalties paid go to the U.S. Military MWR (Moral, Welfare and Recreation) funds. John A. Winslow (3d from left) and officers on board the U.S.S. Kearsarge after sinking the C.S.S. Alabama, USS Kearsarge () "Survivors of the U.S.S. Kearsarge" -- Veterans of the Kearsarge's Civil War crew at a reunion, circa the s.

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Bob is also an active participant and member of the United States Naval Institute, including the Arleigh Burke Society. Gunner, U. Kearsarge. Abstract log of U. Kearsarge, Captain John A. Winslow, June 14 to 21, June Steering in for Cherbourg Breakwater. Stopped the engine off the entrance (eastern) and sent a boat in to communicate with the American consul.

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These warships are designed to support major and minor military assaults, bringing vital elements from ship-to-shore - infantry (marines), machine (tanks, armored vehicles. Kearsarge arrived in Yokosuka, Japan on 30 July and was dispatched to the South China Sea after a North Vietnamese patrol boat attack on U.S.

destroyers in the Gulf of Tonkin. While aircraft from the 7th Fleet attacked and destroyed North Vietnamese oil and supply depots, CVS provided anti-submarine protection to the fleet. USS Kearsarge, Commander J. Winslow, sank CSS Alabama, Captain R. Semmes, off Cherbourg, France, ending the career of the South's most famous commerce raider.

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The public is invited to join the crew on a hike up Mt. Kearsarge from Rollins State Park beginning at a.m. The crew climb the mountain before returning to the picnic area to eat lunch.The Kearsarge, on the other hand, took the barrage patiently, but most of the Alabama’s guns missed.

Every one of the Union shots was well aimed and timed. The battle from the view of the Kearsarge’s gun deck; Two shots smashed into Kearsarge’s hull, one at the gangway, sending wooden splinters flying.

Another into the reinforced armor.In June ofan important episode in the American Civil War took place in international waters off the coast of Cherbourg, France.

The duel between the U.S.S. Kearsarge and the C.S.S. Alabama created a sensation in Europe and America alike, and caught the imagination of the French artist Édouard Manet (), who made a painting of the battle before rushing to Boulogne to see the.