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Fred F.B. Coffin fought in the Battle of Palmito Ranch for the Union with the 62nd USCT

Source Civil War Horse Soldier Artifacts Collection

Created 14 Apr 2015 - 651 views

Theodore Barrett's service record lists him as commanding US forces in the Battle of Palmito Ranch

Theodore Barrett takes command of Union forces at Brazos Santiago, Texas (April 17, 1865)

First page of Theodore Barrett's Service Record (of a total of 104 pages)

From Theodore Barrett's Service Record:

Rescue boats bring in survivors and bodies from the Lusitania

Source News - The Chicago Tribune

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 336 views

RMS Lusitania

Source News - San Francisco Chronicle

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 1,317 views

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Lusitania was built for speed

Source News - Washington Post (DC)

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 133 views

Passengers on Lusitania only have brief period to escape

Source News - Washington Post (DC)

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 129 views

One account of lifeboats and lifevests being used on the Lusitania

Source News - The Chicago Tribune

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 553 views

News of the sinking of the Lusitania

Source News - The Atlanta Constitution

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 485 views

A society creates anti-German stamps and buttons after the sinking of the Lusitania

Source FBI Case Files

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 362 views

Opinion that America will not go to war over the Lusitania

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 768 views

One theory about the second explosion on the Lusitania is that the cargo of ammunition exploded

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 396 views

One theory at the time was that the second explosion on the Lusitania was caused by a second torpedo

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 378 views

Sinking of Lusitania deemed a "most horrible thing"

Source FBI Case Files

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 157 views

Possible German justification for sinking the Lusitania

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 181 views

Man recounts seeing the torpedo hit the Lusitania

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 09 Apr 2015 - 147 views

Man allegedly states that there were munitions on board the Lusitania

Source FBI Case Files

Created 09 Apr 2015 - 200 views

Capt. Edward Doherty, leader of the cavalry soldiers who found J.W. Booth

Source Brady Civil War Photos

Created 20 Mar 2015 - 275 views

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