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History - U.S. Gunboat Fort Henry

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USS Fort Henry's history - the history of the gunboat.


Pictorial Guide
- a guide to the "Fort Henry" using photographs of other similar gunboats.

Edward Yorke McCauley - the first commander of the "Fort Henry" - a real master and commander.

Sgt. Christopher Nugent (US Marine) - awarded the Medal of Honor while serving on the "
Fort Henry."


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