Naval Warfare

Red River Campaign Part 2

A Wisconsin lumberman comes to the rescue of a Union fleet stuck about the rapids at Alexandria, Louisiana.

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Red River Campaign, Part One

Nathanial Banks and David Porter lead an expedition in search of Texas cotton but run into major problems.

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Siege of Chattanooga Continues, CSS David Attacks

While the Confederate army continues their siege of Chattanooga, the Confederate navy tries a new tactic in Charleston.

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The War Continues with Fighting on the Water

Important engagements occur on the Mississippi River near New Orleans, off St. Thomas in the West Indies, in front of Vicksburg and on the Ogeechee River in Georgia.

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