Recent Member Spotlights by karenll75, 141-160

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Congress offers its thanks to Wilkes

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 403 views

Excerpt from British gov't instructing admiralty how to prepare for possibile hostilities with US

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 509 views

American representative to Britain doesn't know if capture of Trent was sactioned by US gov't or not

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 347 views

British want freedom of Mason and Slidell and an apology from the US

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 394 views

Implied threat of war in dispatch between British and US governments over Trent Affair

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 422 views

Letter of congratulations from the Sec. of the Navy to Captain Wilkes

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 1,520 views

Wilkes explains why he didn't seize the Trent

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 442 views

Wilkes explains why he didn't capture the Trent

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 169 views

Wilkes plans to capture Mason and Slidell

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 679 views

Excerpt from Captain Wilkes report on the capture of Mason and Slidell

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 29 Oct 2014 - 1,472 views

Report from Lt. Selfridge about the Battle of Gloucester Point

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 04 Sep 2014 - 785 views

Medal of Honor for Union officer at Battle of Franklin for leading a successful assault

Source Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-2013

Created 02 Sep 2014 - 590 views

Confederate casualty at Battle of Franklin

Source Civil War "Widows' Pensions"

Created 02 Sep 2014 - 664 views

Identity of Vietnam Unknown Soldier discovered

Source Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-2013

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 833 views

Body of Unknown Soldier arrives in US waters

Source Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 612 views

Body of Unknown Soldier taken off the USS Olympia

Source Fort Wayne Sentinel

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 1,500 views

Pres. Harding and Gen. Pershing participate in funeral procession for Unknown Soldier

Source News - The Chicago Tribune

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 1,081 views

President Harding gives medals to Unknown Soldier

Source News - The Chicago Tribune

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 556 views

President Harding gives medals to Unknown Soldier

Source Fort Wayne Sentinel

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 561 views

Distinguished Service Cross and Medal of Honor given to Unknown Soldier

Source News - The Atlanta Constitution

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 415 views

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