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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore), Doc. 54. the capture of Fort Fisher. (search)
al Terry's report. headquarters United States forces on Federal Point, N. C., January 25, 1865. General: I have the honor to submit thct that we would be able to make a landing on the open beach of Federal Point until Wednesday, the 11th. On that day Admiral Porter proposedorders were sent to them to follow us. We did not arrive off Federal Point until nearly night-fall; consequently, and in accordance with tr and the Atlantic ocean, about a mile and a half north-east of Federal Point. For five miles north of Federal Point this peninsula is sandFederal Point this peninsula is sandy and low, not rising more than fifteen feet above high tide, the interior abounding in fresh-water swamps, often wooded and almost impassablval vessels from running through New Inlet or landing troops on Federal Point. 1. Land-Front.--This front consists of a half bastion on thneral Whiting and Colonel Lamb surrendered with the garrison at Fort Buchanan. I am, very respectfully, your obedient servant, A. Ames, B