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William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 129 37 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in Daniel Ammen, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.2, The Atlantic Coast (ed. Clement Anselm Evans). You can also browse the collection for Morris Island (South Carolina, United States) or search for Morris Island (South Carolina, United States) in all documents.

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Daniel Ammen, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.2, The Atlantic Coast (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Chapter 5: naval attack on Charleston. (search)
ion of an earthwork, known afterward as Fort Wagner, on Morris Island, distant about two thousand five hundred yards from Sumed to pass without returning the fire from batteries on Morris Island; when within easy range of Fort Sumter they were to opet colors were seen; the vessels passed between them and Morris Island, but nor far from them, perhaps within one hundred and r to co-operate with General Hunter in the reduction of Morris Island, which, for reasons quite obvious, could not then be ent allow the enemy to erect new batteries or defences on Morris Island. If he has begun it, drive him out. I do not herein ornd judicious co-operation you can take the batteries on Morris Island and Sullivan's Island and Fort Sumter. But whether yous, they would have been in great peril of being lost on Morris Island beach. Their ground-tackling has been found to be insuto re-occupy the unsafe anchorage for the ironclads off Morris Island, and an intimation that a renewal of the attack on Char
Daniel Ammen, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.2, The Atlantic Coast (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Chapter 7: operations against Charleston. (search)
the effect that lie was about operating on Morris Island, and asked naval cooperation. This had bebe aware of his design, and was working on Morris Island with great activity to defeat it, and woulenemy occupying the southern sand-hills of Morris Island. At 4 A. M. the Catskill, Commander Geoabout 2 3/4 miles from the southern end of Morris Island, and 1 3/4 mile north of the sand-hills sillmore, about one thousand yards south, on Morris Island, were firing very deliberately and steadils was felt greatly. The enemy evacuated Morris Island on the night preceding the 7th of Septembenemy opened heavily from land batteries on Morris Island on eastern face of Sumter. Four hundred afe. The day following the evacuation of Morris Island Admiral Dahlgren sent a demand for the surmter from the nearest attainable points on Morris Island, and were aided by the cross-fire of 150-p the previous night, and an army boat from Morris Island hoisted the flag over Moultrie. About 9 A[5 more...]
ntucket1 XV-inch3750 yards.51One gun temporarily disabled. 1 Xi-inch12 Nahant1 XV inch34500 yards.36Turret disabled for one day; not in good order for one month. 1 Xi-inch44 Keokuk 2 Xi-inch3550 yards.90Totally disabled; sunk next day off Morris Island. Vessels, 9; guns in action, 23; fires, 139; range, from 500 to 2,100 yards: fuses for shells cut for flights of from 8% to 15 seconds; charges: XV-inch, 35 pounds; Xi-inch, 15 to 20 pounds; rifles, 46 pounds. Moultrie received 12 shots, Master Francis Josselyn. Battery: 230-pounder Parott rifles, expended 60 shell; 4 24-pounder howitzers, expended 24 shell. Ceres, Acting Master H. H. Foster. Battery: 2 20 pounder Parrott rifles (pivot). XI.—List of Ordnance left on Morris Island on the night of its evacuation, September 6, 1863. Battery Wagner. Two X-inch Columbiads (1 dismounted and broken, 1 serviceable); 1 X-inch mortar, serviceable; 2 Viii-inch shell guns (1 serviceable, 1 injured by shell and carriage disa
ess, see Fortress: Monroe. Montauk, the, 83 et seq., 88, 90, 92, 94 et seq., 125, 127 et seq., 131, 138, 242 Montgomery, the, 218, 228 Monticello, the, 165 et seq., 172, 174, 196, 200, 211, 218, 228 Morley, Captain M. B., 179 Morris Island, 117, 122, 125, 128, 130, 134 et seq., 141, 145, 156 Morse, the, 177, 183 et seq., 186, 189 Morton, the, Confederate steamer, captured, 70 Mount Vernon, the, 175, 210 et seq., 218 Mullan, Assistant Engineer, 218, 221 Murdadette, the, 179 Virginia, the, 82 Vixen, the, U. S. steamer, 18 et seq., 36 et seq., 39 et seq., 72 W. Wabash, the, U. S. frigate, 7, 13, 15, et seq., 21, 23, 27, 32 43, 46, 50, 52, 55, 59, 62, 72, 122, 148, 165 et seq., 228 Wagner, Fort, see Fort Wagner Walker, Fort, see Fort Walker Wallace, Ensign, 72 Wamsutta, the, 64 Wando, the, 156 Wassaw Sound, demonstration in, 46 et seq. Washington, D. C., menaced by Confederates, 4 Wassaw Sound, 117 et seq., 157