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The Battle of Calcasieu Pass: And the Great Naval Raid on Lake Charles, Louisiana Michael Dan Jones

The Battle of Calcasieu Pass: And the Great Naval Raid on Lake Charles, Louisiana

Michael Dan Jones

Published November 9th 2012
ISBN : 9781463756222
Paperback
104 pages
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The Battle of Calcasieu Pass, Louisiana, 6 May 1864 was a small but sharp battle between two Union gunboats, the U.S.S. Wave and the U.S.S. Granite City, and about 350 Confederates with four small cannons. The Confederates included a diverse group ofMoreThe Battle of Calcasieu Pass, Louisiana, 6 May 1864 was a small but sharp battle between two Union gunboats, the U.S.S. Wave and the U.S.S. Granite City, and about 350 Confederates with four small cannons. The Confederates included a diverse group of Texas Germans, Mexicans and Anglo-Celts. The battle was a complete victory for the Confederates. The book includes photos, maps, footnotes, bibliography and index.