|Date||August 8, 1862|
|Scope & Content||
Written description of action of USS Wabash, written by a commander on Aug. 8, 1862
Gives a brief description of an attack on the USS Wabash, and the capture of its crew. Unsigned. Believed to be an account of the event on August 5, 1863, CSS Juno, a small steamer on picket duty below Fort Sumter, fired upon and ran down a launch from Wabash, capturing 10 sailors and drowning two
(Transcription in Accession File)
Bogard, Henry R.