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First Battle of Fort Fisher

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The First Battle of Fort Fisher was a naval siege in the American Civil War, when the Union tried to capture the fort guarding Wilmington, North Carolina, the ...

The Battle of Fort Fisher Summary & Facts | Civilwar.org

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Our Battle of Fort Fisher page includes maps, history articles, web links, recommended books, and the latest preservation news for this 1865 Civil War battle in ...

The First Battle of Fort Fisher · The Rise and Fall of Fort Fisher · Civil ...

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The First Battle of Fort Fisher began on December 24, 1864 and ended with a Union retreat which was completed on December 27, 1864. The battle included a  ...

The Fall of Fort Fisher, 150 Years Ago - History in the Headlines

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Jan 15, 2015 ... One hundred fifty years after fall of the Confederacy's Fort Fisher, learn how the collapse of the “Gibraltar of the South” helped bring an end to the Civil War. ... Despite the farcical results of the first attempt to take Fort Fisher, the ...

First Battle of Fort Fisher - Thomas' Legion

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1st Battle of Fort Fisher, First Battle of Fort Fisher Civil War Battle of Fort Fisher North Carolina Coast Union Navy at Fort Fisher US Navy Attack on Fort Fisher ...

NC Historic Sites - Fort Fisher - Engagement Chronology

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Oct 6, 2015 ... "The first shot fired by the enemy was from the [USS New] Ironsides . ... the ocean as the grand Union armada begins moving into battle position off Federal Point. ... 1:00 p.m.- Dusk: The Union fleet pounds Fort Fisher with an ...

NC Historic Sites - Fort Fisher

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Until the last few months of the Civil War, Fort Fisher kept North Carolina's port of Wilmington open to blockade-runners supplying necessary goods to ...

NC Historic Sites - Fort Fisher - Casualties and Other Numbers

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Oct 6, 2015 ... Fort Fisher Garrison; Hoke's Division; United States Army; United States ... and Confederate Orders of Battle for Complete Command Listings.

NC Historic Sites - Fort Fisher - Casualties & Other Numbers

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Oct 6, 2015 ... The Second Engagement at Fort Fisher ... See Union and Confederate Orders of Battle for Complete .... First Division, XXIV Army Corps.

The Wilmington Campaign, 1864–1865, The Battle of Fort Fisher, 13 ...

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Feb 3, 2016 ... The Wilmington Campaign, 1864–1865, The Battle of Fort Fisher, 13-16 January 1865. ... The broad strategy first envisioned by Maj. Gen.

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Battle Summary: Fort Fisher, NC

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Fort Fisher Civil War battle summary. ... Campaign: Expedition against Fort Fisher (December 1864). Date(s): December 7-27, 1864. Principal Commanders: ...

Fort Fisher falls - Jan 15, 1865 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Fort Fisher falls on Jan 15, 1865. ... Faces of Drowned Civil War Sailors From USS Monitor Reconstructed ... On January 14, 1870, the first recorded use of a donkey to represent the Democratic Party appears in Harper's  ...

Fort Fisher, Battle of | NCpedia

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Jan 1, 2006 ... The Civil War battle at Fort Fisher consisted of two separate ... "Shock and Assault in the First Battle of Fort Fisher," NCHR 47 (January 1970).