forts Morgan, Gaines and Powell and light-house battery.
bombardmeworks protected the entrance to Mobile Bay--Forts Gaines and Morgan--the former mounting 21 guns and— the land forces to operate in the rear of forts Gaines and Morgan by the Big Dauphine Island and Md in throwing more troops and supplies into Fort Gaines, all of which were captured.
At 5:40 A. an from outside the bar to the eastward.
Forts Gaines and Morgan had been-planned and built by thrt Morgan was but the matter of a few days; Fort Gaines could make but a feeble resistance against Fort Morgan, and the rifled guns to bear on Fort Gaines.
Report of Lieutenant-Commander C. H. the 6th, the Chickasaw was sent in to shell Fort Gaines, and this was so effectually done that Coloip, where an agreement was signed, by which Fort Gaines was surrendered unconditionally.
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