ACTION ONBOARD THE
ALABAMA AND THE KEARSARGE

ON THE CSS ALABAMA
A Shell Burst
Returning for the Wounded

ON THE USS KERSARGE
A Telling Shot
 The 11-Inch Gun
The Alabama Surrenders
Hauling Down the Flag
 

 



   These illustrations depict the actions of the crews on board the CSS Alabama and USS Kearsage during the engagement off the port of Cherbourg, France. The sailors on both  vessel fought the battle with bravery and skill.
 
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Created and maintained by Lisle Brown, Curator Special Collections
2007, Special Collections, Marshall University
speccoll@marshall.edu