The Sinking of the Sultana

The Sinking of the Sultana

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The explosion of the steamship Sultana on April 27, 1865, was the worst shipwreck in American history. Not only did more than 1,500 die, but most of the dead were Union POWs finally headed home at the end of the war.

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    Owner:
    bgill -Contributions private
    Created:
    07 Jun 2007
    Modified:
    08 Jun 2007
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