Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Roanoke Island” in chapter 1.35 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:

... Huger was in command of Roanoke Island and Mr. Benjamin was filling the post of Secretary of War. A requisition for powder was made and was not filled. This was twice repeated without avail, and Roanoke Island fell. An investigation was ordered by Congress, and it took but a few seconds for the Secretary to inform the committee that the powder had not been forthcoming for the best of reasons—there ...
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Roanoke Island (North Carolina, United States) 1,553 6 141 0 0 user votes

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