Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sumter” in chapter 2 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...mac, etc., etc. At thirty minutes past 4 o'clock, on April 12, 1861, the first gun of civil war was fired, the battery on James Island discharging the first howitzer shell, which fell inside Fort Sumter , blowing up a building; this was almost immediately followed by another shell, which scattered destruction all around. Fort Moultrie then took up the assault, and in another moment the guns from ...

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Sumter (South Carolina, United States) 34 0 12 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Georgia, United States) 8 0 2 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Alabama, United States) 3 0 3 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Alabama, United States) 3 0 3 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Florida, United States) 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Minnesota, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Nebraska, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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