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Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 12: operations on the coasts of the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico. (search)
1. siege and bombardment of the Fort, 312. Fort Macon and its vicinity in 1864, 313. expedition tGeneral McClellan by leading a force against Fort Macon, that commanded the important harbor of Beaufort, and take the steps necessary to reduce Fort Macon and open that port. --McClellan's Instructioal Burnside intrusted the expedition against Fort Macon to the command of General Parke, at the same In the mean time a flag had been sent to Fort Macon with a demand for its surrender. It was refe afternoon, when a white flag, displayed on Fort Macon, caused their firing to cease. Captain Guiodisplayed in the investment and reduction of Fort Macon, and declared that the troops had earned thear upon their colors and guidons the words, Fort Macon, April 25, 1862. Burnside was present, anre left. The writer visited and sketched Fort Macon in December, 1864, while accompanying the exe purpose of assisting Parke in his siege of Fort Macon, and partly to gain some substantial advanta[4 more...]