Aboard a Gun Deck During the Battle of Fort Henry

Posted: 2/6/2012
Author: Laura June Davis

Gun-Deck of one of the Mississippi Gun-Boats Engaged in the Attack on Fort Henry
- sketched by Alexander Simplot -  


Image Credit: Harper's Weekly, February 22, 1862
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