Union Navy officer Charles Williamson Flusser was killed April 19th 1864 while in battle on the USS Miami.
Confederate General Charles Sidney Winder was killed during the Battle of Cedar Mountain August 9th 1862.
Civil War Interests
1980s US Navy battle line. Battleships USS New Jersey (BB-62) and USS Missouri (BB-63) and guided missile cruiser USS Long Beach (CGN-9).
NAVY OLD AND NEW
Union sailor George H Bell a Medal of Honor recipient, joined the Union Navy May 12th 1861 while the ship he was serving on, was docked in New York City.
Civil War Navy
The USS Memphis was purchased by the Union Navy September 4th 1862 from a New York City prize court.
History in Photos
Commodore Charles Morris: ca. 1850
Civil War Navies
John Jones a sailor in the Union Navy was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions on December 30th 1862 in saving men from the Monitor.
Naval Uniform of 'Powder monkey' (1864)
Civil War & More
[Unidentified young sailor in Union uniform] (LOC) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
The first flight from a US Navy ship.... the next year, in January of 1911, the same guy landed on the USS Pennsylvania.