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Fort DeRussey... General Burnside on General Grant...



Item # 666358

April 02, 1864

ARMY & NAVY JOURNAL, New York, April 2, 1864 

* Fort DeRussy - Louisiana

As noted in the masthead this was the: "Gazette of The Regular & Volunteer Forces" and as such is replete with military news of all sorts.
Most of the ftpg. deals with reports on the capture of Fort De Russey, near the Red River. Other items inside include: "The Staff" "Life Boats for Vessels of War" "The Re-organization of the Army" "The United States Marine Corps" "Our System of Recruiting" "General Burnside on General Grant" "Army & Navy Personal" "The Fall of Vicksburg" and much more.
Sixteen pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, minor loss of blank spine margin to the front leaf, nice condition.

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